Help : Orange fruit contamination?

Jonathan5555February 2, 2011

Can oranges' fruit be contaminated with bacteria via the roots and trunk of the tree which is 25 ft from old septic tank?

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fruitnut Z7 4500ft SW TX

No there is no chance of bacterial contamination via the roots.

    Bookmark   February 4, 2011 at 10:56PM
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Jonathan5555

Fruitnut: Thanks for your info. It agrees with a botanic's opinion. I will harvest the oranges from that tree without them touching the soil. Best regards, Jonathan

    Bookmark   February 10, 2011 at 11:44AM
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