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Strawberries

Strawberries. (CBS)

Loophole Allows Fumigants On California’s Organic Strawberries

Strawberries are a summer favorite for many. But there is something about the organic ones that consumers don’t know about: they are not actually 100 percent organic.

08/06/2013

A strawberry field in Tehama County. (CBS)

Bay Area Environmental Group Suing EPA Over Pesticide Drift

On Wednesday, a Bay Area environmental group will file a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency, accusing the feds of not protecting children from pesticide drift.

07/24/2013

blueberries

HealthWatch: Berries May Reduce Heart Attack Risk In Women

A new study found that women who ate three or more servings of blueberries and strawberries every week for almost 20 years dramatically reduced their risks for having a heart attack.

01/14/2013

Foodie Chap: 'Prospect' In San Francisco

Foodie Chap: ‘Prospect’ In San Francisco

At Prospect, in his first post as executive chef, Ravi Kapur is focused on ensuring a welcoming environment for diners and presenting interesting flavors on the plate…

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/18/2011

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California Approves Use Of Pesticide Linked To Cancer

California regulators approved a pesticide Wednesday for use by fruit and vegetable growers despite heavy opposition from environmental and farmworker groups that cited its links to cancer.

KPIX 5–12/01/2010