Archive for May 4, 2018

4 myths about peanuts debunked

Written by Eat Organic. Posted in Benefits of eating peanuts, High protein snack, Peanut recipes

There are many interesting peanut facts that people may not realize. And also some myths and facts about peanut allergy symptoms. For instance, did you know that according to the National Peanut Board on average it takes about 540 peanuts to make a 12 ounce jar of peanut butter? Here are 4 common myths all about peanuts that we have debunked.
Myth 1: Peanuts contain GMO’s that cause peanut allergy symptoms One common myth is that some peanuts contain genetically modified organisms that can cause peanut allergy symptoms, this is false. Almost all peanuts on today’s market are nearly 99.9 percent identical to their ancestors and in fact there are currently no existing GMO peanuts on the market making peanuts a great organic choice.
Myth 2: Peanuts