Halloween

Happy Halloween!

It is time to get batty! This Halloween we have many bat activities and fun facts to share with your family and friends.

Bats and food bat masks coloring pages e-cards jack-o-lanterns batty recipes

 

Halloween is a time for scary costumes and delicious foods, but did you know that bats are involved in both sides of the celebrations? 

Bats help bring many of our everyday foods to the table including rice, coffee, numerous fruits and nuts, not to mention some of the most important of our Halloween treats: chocolate and tequila. Bats are our unseen gardeners, with many different foods around the world relying on these nocturnal creatures for pollination, seed dispersal and pest control. Check out below to see if your favorite food has a connection with bats!

 

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