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…?
- $330 million was spent on Halloween outfits for pets in 2013.
- 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
- 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.
- The odds of being born a quadruplet are 1 in 700,000.
- The Sun’s energy output every second is equivalent to the explosion of 91 billion 1-megaton hydrogen bombs.
The 2015 Old Farmer’s Almanac is now available only on almanac.com! Order one here!