Fun Fact of the Day: All of the Peking (Pekin) ducks in the U.S. are descended from 9 ducks imported to Long Island, New York in 1873. (also called Long Island duckling)
Fun Fact of the Day: Squash is a very old food crop. There is evidence of its cultivation going back at least 8,000 B.C.E. in Central Mexico, Peru, and the Eastern United States. Squash (along with corn and beans) formed the staple diet of Mesoamerican Indians and made the creation of these empires possible.