National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day – February 12

National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

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Facts on Peanut Butter 

  • The average child will eat 1,500 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches before he/she graduates high school.
  • It takes about 540 peanuts to make a 12-ounce jar of peanut butter.
  • By law, any product labeled “peanut butter” in the United States must contain at least 90 percent peanuts.
  • The world’s largest peanut butter factory churns out 250,000 jars of the tasty treat every day.
  • Americans spend almost $800 million a year on peanut butter.