Friday, September 7, 2012

Friday Fun Farm Facts--Money

Did you know?


The Bureau of Engraving and Printing depends on farmers to produce paper currency--75% of every bill is made of cotton. (That's why you can launder dollar bills and they don't fall apart, unlike checks.)

One bale of cotton can produce 313,600 $100 bills -- over $31 billion dollars worth!


1 comment:

  1. enjoyed catching up on your blog,thank you for sharing what it's like to live on a farm, Lona.

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