Fun Facts

Chicken or Beef?

Jan 18, 2018

In the past decade, chicken has overtaken beef as the most-consumed meat in America.

Potatoes and Tomatoes

Jan 11, 2018

Potatoes and tomatoes are the most commonly consumed vegetables in the United States.

Cherry Orchard

Dec 21, 2017

Once planted, a cherry orchard can take up to seven years to begin producing a major crop.

Carrot Color

Dec 14, 2017

Before the 17th century, carrots were usually yellow, white, or purple in color. It was not until the 17th century that Dutch growers began cultivating orange carrots.

Long Live Olive Trees

Dec 7, 2017

Olive trees can live anywhere between 300 and 600 years on average, and some can live for more than 1,000 years. 

Honey and Wound Healing

Nov 22, 2017

During World War I, soldiers used honey as a means of accelerating wound healing and preventing infection.

Honey and Wound Healing

Nov 22, 2017

During World War I, soldiers used honey as a means of accelerating wound healing and preventing infection.

Pages