June 26, 2012 | codes for GMO fruits and vegetables, identifying organically grown produce, plu code, plu stickers
Whether you’re grocery shopping for your family’s dinner or for today’s dishes at your restaurant, home cook or revered chef, you know that selecting the best ingredients is key to a great meal. Mom may have taught us how to pick out vegetables by shape, size, smell and overall appearance but how would one know if the vegetables and fruit that we buy contain GMOs or if they’re organic? PLU Codes, or Price-Look Up Codes, are found in many markets making produce shopping easy for consumers. How? Well, you may have noticed those little stickers on your bananas or tomatoes....