Lab test certifies Niravu-Vengeri vegetables pesticide free

Sreedevi Chitharanjan, TNN | Mar 29, 2014

KOZHIKODE: A test conducted by the Pesticide Residue Laboratory of the Kerala Agricultural University on eight types of vegetables procured from the Niravu- Vengeri, the collective forum of 101 households confirmed that the vegetables are pesticide free.

The laboratory test was conducted jointly by the Kerala Agriculture University and Agriculture department under its plan scheme for production and marketing of safe to eat (pesticide free) vegetables for sale through government outlets.