Pesticide Residues in Food and Feed

Commodity Categories

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

Fruiting vegetables, Cucurbits

VC 0045

Melons, except watermelon

VC 0046

Balsam apple

VC 0420

Balsam pear

VC 0421

Bottle gourd

VC 0422


VC 0423


VC 0424


VC 0425

Gherkin, West Indian

VC 0426

Loofah, Angled

VC 0427

Loofah, Smooth

VC 0428


VC 0429

Snake gourd

VC 0430

Squash, summer

VC 0431


VC 0432

Winter squash

VC 0433

Bitter Cucumber

VC 4193

Bitter gourd

VC 4195

Bitter melon

VC 4197


VC 4199

Casaba or Casaba melon

VC 4201


VC 4203

Citron melon

VC 4205


VC 4207


VC 4209


VC 4211

Marrow-stem cabbage or Marrow-stem kale

VC 4213

Melon, Crenshaw

VC 4215

Melon, Honey Ball

VC 4217

Melon, Honeydew

VC 4219

Melon, Mango

VC 4221

Melon, Netted

VC 4223

Melon, Oriental Pickling

VC 4225

Melon, Persian

VC 4227

Melon, Pomegranate

VC 4229

Melon, Serpent

VC 4231

Melon, Snake

VC 4233

Melon, White-skinned

VC 4235

Melon, Winter

VC 4237


VC 4239


VC 4241

Sinkwa or Sinkwa towel gourd

VC 4243

Sponge gourd

VC 4245

Squash, White Bush

VC 4249

Vegetable spaghetti

VC 4251

Vegetable sponge

VC 4253

Wax gourd

VC 4255

West Indian gherkin

VC 4257

Winter melon

VC 4259


VC 4261


VC 4263

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

Legume vegetables

VP 0060

Beans, except broad bean and soya bean

VP 0061

Beans, Shelled

VP 0062

Peas (pods and succulent=immature seeds)

VP 0063

Peas, Shelled (succulent seeds)

VP 0064

Bambara groundnut (immature seeds)

VP 0520

Black gram (green pods)

VP 0521

Broad bean (green pods and immature seeds)

VP 0522

Broad bean, Shelled (succulent)(=immature seeds)

VP 0523

Chick-pea (green pods)

VP 0524

Cluster bean (young pods)

VP 0525

Common bean (pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 0526

Cowpea (immature pods)

VP 0527

Garden pea (young pods)(=succulent, immature seeds)

VP 0528

Garden pea, Shelled (succulent seeds)

VP 0529

Goa bean (immature pods)

VP 0530

Hyacinth bean (young pods, immature seeds)

VP 0531

Jack bean (young pods, immature seeds)

VP 0532

Lentil (young pods)

VP 0533

Lima bean (young pods and/or immature beans)

VP 0534

Mat bean (green pods, mature, fresh seeds)

VP 0535

Mung bean (green pods)

VP 0536

Pigeon pea (green pods and/or young green seeds)

VP 0537

Podded pea (young pods)

VP 0538

Rice bean (young pods)

VP 0539

Scarlet runner bean (pods and seeds)

VP 0540

Soya bean (immature seeds)

VP 0541

Sword bean (young pods and bean)

VP 0542

Winged pea (young pods)

VP 0543

Yard-long bean (pods)

VP 0544


VP 0545

Soya bean (young pod)

VP 0546

Angola pea (immature seed)

VP 4393

Asparagus bean (pods)

VP 4395

Asparagus pea (pods)

VP 4397

Bonavist bean (young pods and immature seeds)

VP 4399

Butter bean (immature pods)

VP 4401

Cajan pea (young green seeds)

VP 4402

Dwaf bean (immature pods and/or seeds)

VP 4403

Catjang cowpea (immature pods and green seeds)

VP 4404

Edible-podded pea

VP 4405

Fava bean (green pods and immature beans)

VP 4407

Field bean (green pods)

VP 4409

Flageolet (fresh beans)

VP 4411

Four-angled bean (immature pods)

VP 4413

French bean (immature pods and seeds)

VP 4415


VP 4417

Gram (green pods)

VP 4419

Green bean (green pods and immature seeds)

VP 4421

Green gram (green pods)

VP 4423

Guar (young pods)

VP 4425

Haricot bean (green pods, and/or immature seeds)

VP 4427

Horse bean (green pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 4429

Kidney bean (pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 4431

Lablab (young pods; immature seeds)

VP 4433

Mangetout or Mangetout pea

VP 4435

Manila bean (immature pods)

VP 4436

Moth bean

VP 4437

Navy bean (young pods and/or immature seeds)

VP 4439


VP 4441

Pigeon bean (green pods and immature seeds)

VP 4443

Red gram (green pods and/or young green seeds)

VP 4447

Runner bean (green pods and seeds)

VP 4449

Sieva bean (young pods and/or green fresh beans)

VP 4451

Snap bean (young pods)

VP 4453


VP 4455

Sugar pea (young pods)

VP 4457

Urd bean (green pods)

VP 4459

Winged bean (immature pods)

VP 4461

Wrinkled pea

VP 4463

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

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