CARROTS, TOMATOES, POTATOES, SWEET POTATOES, ONIONS, PUMPKIN, BUTTERNUT PUMPKIN, SWEDES, TURNIPS, MINI SQUASH, ZUCCHINI, CUCUMBER AND LONG WHITE RADISH are generally insect free and require no checking.
RED, GREEN & YELLOW CAPSICUM SHOULD BE CUT IN HALF AND CHECKED FOR LARVAE
AUSTRALIAN BROCCOLI, AND CAULIFLOWER have at this stage been found to be virtually insect free, however, they should be thoroughly rinsed . If however, infestation is found the following procedure should be carried out.
Broccoli when infested in the florets is virtually impossible to clean and should be discarded.
Cauliflower, when infested must be thoroughly washed and visibly inspected.