The Truth About “Canned Pumpkin”

This Thanksgiving essential is hiding a big secret — canned pumpkin is not pumpkin at all, it’s squash.

At a typical yield of 20 tons per acre, Libby’s harvest is in the range of 60,000 to 100,000 tons per year, or 120 to 200 million pounds per year.
Photo from "Morton: A Pictorial History" by Donald F. & Ruth C. Roth