From: linda/richard <>

Subject: Re: Calcium: Not milk but leafy vegs? Pesticides+herbicides!


>> traces of pesticides/herbicides and antibiotics and other meds used to keep

>> cows on their

>> feet.

>> much better sources are green leafy vegtables, seaweeds (like hijiki)


>When I read this response, I chuckled to myself. What about the

>herbicides and pesticides on the vegetables? Vegetables even produce

>substances to ward of bugs and disease that are sometimes more toxic

>than what is applied to them by a farmer.


>Kevin Kelly, LRD


how about eating organically grown vegetables then?

i'd like to know what substances plants produce that are more toxic than

what a farmer uses on his fields. I'll take my chances with the plants any day.




richard and linda seattle wa.