Five Fascinating Facts from The 2015 Old Farmer's Almanac

July 20, 2017
2015 Almanac Softcover

Have you purchased your copy of The 2015 Old Farmer’s Almanac yet? To whet your appetite, here are five fascinating facts from the pages of the brand-new edition of The Old Farmer’s Almanac!

Five Fascinating Facts from The 2015 Old Farmer’s Almanac

Did you know…?

  1. $330 million was spent on Halloween outfits for pets in 2013.
  2. Forty-eight percent of shoppers bargained for a better deal at least once in the past 3 years. Each saved, on average:
    •     $100 on collectibles and antiques
    •     $200 on appliances
    •     $300 on furniture
  3. Ancient Egyptians considered the quail a culinary delicacy. The birds were bred on large farms as food for workers and, separately, prepared for the deceased.
  4. The odds of being born a quadruplet are 1 in 700,000.
  5. The Sun’s energy output every second is equivalent to the explosion of 91 billion 1-megaton hydrogen bombs.

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