Strawberries are #1 on the Dirty Dozen. I buy organic for home so we can still enjoy this nutritious, delicious fruit without the pesticide contamination. When we are out we order melons at restaurants instead of berries like we did in the past. Often I bring my own cut fruit in thermos food containers as well and I always have organic apples in my Itzy Ritzy snack pouches on hand to avoid sugar drops and the meltdown that inevitably follows.
Check out this article to get the full details on why conventional strawberries are so bad: https://thrivemarket.com/blog/why-you-should-always-always-always-buy-organic-strawberries