Fun Food Facts!

This board is full of fun food facts! Great for teachers and parents of curious kids!
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Fun Food Fact! Do you know where carrots originated from?

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Fun Food Fact: Did you know there are more than 10,000 varieties of apples?

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Fun Food Facts! Did you know Queen Elizabeth I received a diamond studded carrot wreath as a gift?

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Fun Food Fact! Did you know the original pumpkin pie was a hollowed out pumpkin filled with ingredients and baked in an open fire?

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Fun Food Fact! Did you know coffee is the second most traded product in the world (behind oil)?

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Fun Food Facts! Did you know the popular naval orange started in the U.S. as a single tree from a Brazilian monastery?

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Fun Food Facts! Where did the term "peanut gallery" come from?

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Fun Food Facts! Americans eat 12 pounds of chocolate per year and Europeans eat about 18.

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Fun Food Facts! Did you know early American colonists thought tomatoes were poisonous?

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Fun Food Facts! Did you know watermelons were the first water jugs?

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Food Fun Fact! America's first French fries were presidential.

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Fun Food Facts! Potatoes = ship scurvy prevention.

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Fun food facts! Where did the pineapple get its name?

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Fun Food Facts! Did you know you used to be able to RENT a pineapple?

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Fun Food Facts! Pineapples = Welcome.

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Fun Food Facts! Did you know King Charles II was painted receiving a pineapple as a gift?

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Did you know cranberries got their name because their flowers resemble cranes?

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