Some 25% of children aged between 5-8-years-old were found to believe bread came from animals, research from a health charity found.
According to the British Nutrition Foundation:
- Another 14% of 8-11 year olds surveyed think bread comes from animals.
- Over a quarter (26%) of 5-8 year olds and 22 percent of 8-11 year olds think that cheese comes from plants.
- Nearly a fifth of primary school children said that potatoes come from animals.
- Another quarter of primary school children, plus more than one in ten (13%) of 8-11 year olds, indicated that pasta comes from animals.
- One in every ten primary school children surveyed thinks that bacon comes from sheep, while 17% think that fish fingers come from chicken.
More top news
The parents of Sherwyn Sarabi, who has an IQ of more than 160, are proud of his pass mark but the young achiever was left unhappy.
Wailing and clinging to one another for comfort, two boys grieve after learning their brother was killed in a bomb attack in Syria.
The former wrestler has rocketed to the top of the Forbes list after a series of star turns but Hollywood's gender pay gap remains in place.