Five interesting facts about peanut butter
The month to munch
November is Peanut Butter Lovers Month.
Hundreds of peanuts needed
It takes about 540 peanuts to make a 12-ounce jar of peanut butter.
The peanut presidents
Two peanut farmers have been elected president of the United States — Virginia’s Thomas Jefferson and Georgia’s Jimmy Carter.
Creamy or chunky?
Women and children prefer creamy peanut butter, while most men opt for chunky.
No less than 90 percent
By law, any product labeled “peanut butter” in the United States must be at least 90 percent peanuts.