Be careful of Chinese New Year's Oranges

Friday, January 9, 2009

Chinese new year is drawing near. When buy Chinese oranges please beware of the Worms inside.

These worms are very similar to the texture of the orange and therefore can only be observe if you look carefully (long sighted person may not notice).

The Chinese government had in fact made effort to destroy hundreds of tons of these oranges and compensate the farmers for these. However some culprit may still sell them Illegally.That's why we need to be careful. Whether the worms is harmful to the human body or not is still questionable. But generally if few numbers are consumed they should not cause any harm according to doctors. But, it is advisable to be careful about it.

The following are the pictures of the worms..


Eucalyptus said...

hiiiiiy.... syerem ah, mending gak usah beli jeruk itu deh....

Lyla said...

wah... untung gak suka jeruk itu :)