7 More Things You Might Not Know about Your Food ...


As requested, here are more facts about your food. The food we are buying and eating has all kinds of ingredients hidden in its delicious tastes. As we learned before, castoreum from a beaver and shiny candy from beetles. Warning: The facts about your food you are about to read are disgusting!

1. Maggots!

These facts about your food might be things you wish you never learned! For me, it was finding out that the FDA allows certain amounts of maggots and other little critters in our food! Did you know canned mushrooms can have maggots in them? In fact, the FDA allows up to 20 maggots per can of mushrooms! Even certain bottles of spices like oregano and cinnamon can have insects, larvae and poo in them legally? Ick!

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