How Much Food Will You Eat in Your Lifetime?

It may seem difficult to believe but the average American adult eats 525 pounds of food each year of his life.

Taking a life span of 70 years, that person will eat:

35 turkeys
23 hogs
14 head of cattle 2 calves
12 sheep
880 chickens
770 pounds of fish.

By now, you’re probably not too hungry!

About Karen Hill

Karen Hill is a freelance writer, editor, and columnist. Born in New York, her work has appeared in the Examiner, Yahoo News, Buzzfeed, among others.

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