Today is Oct 26 which means it is National Pumpkin Day! Check out some fun facts about pumpkins below!
- Pumpkins are 90% water
- Are in the same family as squash, cucumber and honeydew melon
- Over 1 billion lbs of pumpkin are produced each year in the US alone
- Pumpkins grow on every continent except Antarctica
- Native Americans used pumpkins for food, medicine and floor mats
- They make excellent pie!