Acorn Nuts: The Grain That Grows on Trees

Don't leave them to the squirrels. Acorn nuts were a dietary staple for indigenous peoples and can be part of your diet too, if you but take the time to gather them.

acorn nuts - fall colors under and oak tree
Since you can find oaks in almost every part of the United States, it's easy to locate a suitable hunting ground for acorn nuts.
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