Pesticide Residues in Food and Feed

Commodity Categories

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Commodity Hierarchy Code
General
Primary Animal Feed Commodities
Primary Food Commodities of Animal Origin
Primary Food Commodities of Plant Origin
Fruits
Grasses
Herbs and Spices
Nuts and Seeds
Vegetables
Assorted Tropical and Sub-Tropical Fruit - Inedible Peel
Brassica (Cole or Cabbage) Vegetables, Head Cabbage, Flowerhead Brassicas
Bulb Vegetables

Bulb vegetables

VA 0035

Bulb vegetables, except fennel, bulb

VA 0036

Carosella

VA 4153

Chives

VA 4155

Chives, Chinese

VA 4157

Fennel, Bulb

VA 0380

Fennel, Italian

VA 4159

Fennel, Roman

VA 4161

Fennel, Sweet

VA 4163

Garlic

VA 0381

Garlic, Great-headed

VA 0382

Japanese bunching onion

VA 4165

Kurrat

VA 0383

Leek

VA 0384

Multiplying onion

VA 4167

Onion, Bulb

VA 0385

Onion, Chinese

VA 0386

Onion, Egyptian

VA 4169

Onion, Welsh

VA 0387

Rakkyo

VA 4171

Shallot

VA 0388

Silverskin onion

VA 0390

Spring Onion

VA 0389

Tree Onion

VA 0391

Fruiting Vegetables, Cucurbits
Fruiting Vegetables, other than Cucurbits
Leafy Vegetables (Including Brassica Leafy Vegetables)
Legume Vegetables
Pome Fruits

Apple

FP 0226

Crab-apple

FP 0227

Japanese medlar

FP 4044

Loquat

FP 0228

Medlar

FP 0229

Nashi pear

FP 4047

Pear

FP 0230

Pear, oriental

FP 4049

Pome fruits

FP 0009

Quince

FP 0231

Sand pear

FP 4051

Pulses
Stalk and Stem Vegetables
Vegetables (Except as otherwise stated)
Processed Foods of Animal Origin
Processed Foods of Plant Origin

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