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Defra Expert Committee on Pesticide Residues in Food are holding an open meeting to discuss pesticide residues in food. It’s on Wed 16th May at the Park Inn in York, and topics include:
- What are growers doing about pesticides?
- Does my food contain any pesticide residues?
- How is my food checked for pesticide residues?
- Where can I find more information?
The meeting is free and there will be a buffet lunch.