Early American cultures utilized acorns as an important food source. Many wild birds such as jays and turkeys, and animals like deer and squirrels find them to be very nutritious. There is also a specialty nut oil produced from acorns.
Craft people find them great for decorations and toy creation. Acorn caps can also be used as whistles.
There are about 200 acorns per pound and cost $19.50 per pound. Acorns are of various sizes including caps. Shipping and handling is included.
Click here to learn how to whistle using an acorn cap.