Last months of 2019 was also about pesticides residues detected in the buckwheat. A report “We are scanning buckwheat” prepared by the nonprofit organizations: Food Roentgen and Consumer Foundation created a lot of buzz and discussion. According to a report, in 4 out of 10 randomly selected buckwheat tested, exceedances of the permitted levels of glyphosate residue were detected. The aim of the report was mainly creating fear. It had no merit methodology and was distributing false information on food control system, pesticides residues as well as on glyphosate. PSOR took actively part in the discussion preparing and distributing to key media the statement pointing all false accusations. The statement was quoted in 21 media including:

  • Rzeczpospolita – read HERE
  • interia.pl – read HERE
  • onet.pl – read HERE
  • Fakt – read HERE