June 21 – National Peaches and Creme Day

National Peaches and Creme Day

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Food Facts on Peaches

  • The United States started cultivating Peaches in the 1800’s. 
  • Peaches are the second biggest fruit crop in the United States today.
  • There are over 700 varieties of peaches with different sizes, shapes, and colors.
  • Peaches and nectarines are the same species, even though they are regarded as different fruits.
  • You can recognize a Peach by its soft fuzzy exterior.