10 Interesting Peanut Facts

Tuesday, September 30th 2014. | Food

If you want to know the detail information about one of the popular foods in the world, you can read peanut facts. Peanut is the main ingredient to create peanut butter. Do you know that we need 540 peanuts to create a peanut butter? Get more facts about peanut in the following post below:

Peanut Facts 1: peanut butter

There is a unique law about peanut butter in United States.  When a product is labeled peanut butter, the product must be made from 90 percent peanuts.

Peanut Facts 2: Delta Airlines

In 2013, there were 69.6 million packs of peanut that Delta Airlines bought. Those peanut were used to serve the passengers on plane.

Peanut Butter

Peanut Butter

Peanut Facts 3: the largest peanut butter factory

Do you know that there are 250,000 peanut butter jars produced by the largest peanut butter factory per day? The peanuts grown in one acre of land are enough to produce 30,000 butter sandwiches.

Peanut Facts 4: consumption of peanut

Every year, the American people consume at least 6 pounds of peanut butter and peanut. Before the kid graduates from their high school, he or she has eaten at least 1,500 jelly sandwiches and peanut butter.

Peanut Facts

Peanut Facts

Peanut Facts 5: the popularity of peanut butter

The peanut butter is called as one of the main foods in America. 94 percent of households in America eat peanut butter.

Peanut Facts 6: president of USA

Do you know that the former presidents, Jimmy Carter and Thomas Jefferson were peanuts farmers? Both were elected as the famous presidents of USA. Check facts about Thomas Jefferson here.

Peanut Pic

Peanut Pic

Peanut Facts 7: Alan Shepard

Alan Shepard made peanut famous all over the world. When he was in a mission to the moon, he carried a peanut with him. Many people think that this peanut brought luck to the NASA mission.

Peanut Facts 8: candy bars

Peanut can be made into peanut butter and a candy bar. Of 10 candy bars, four of them contain peanut.

Peanut Sauce

Peanut Sauce

Peanut Facts 9: economy of USA

Peanut production in USA gives four billion dollar to the country’s economy per year. It is due to the fact that the American people spend at least $800 million to buy peanut.

Peanut Facts 10: peanuts products

The most famous peanut product is peanut paste or peanut butter. Other products include candy bar, snack nuts, snack in shells and confections.



People like to eat peanut butter. One of the famous persons who love it is the former president of USA, Bill Clinton. He stated that peanut butter and banana were his favorite sandwiches. Do you want to give opinion on facts about peanut?

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