Columbian Exchange

Exchange between the old and new worlds!

Did you know that some of the fruits and other products we eat today may not never be made in our country.When Columbus began his explorations and inspired many others to do the same, he began this process of exchange.Items from the Old world (Europe, Asia, Africa) started showing up in the New World (North and South America) and like wise items from the new world began being taken back to the old world.


Beans are a  old world product that make their way to the new world.This exchange had a big impact on traditional foods on the European Continent, especially in the United States.Today the Unite States is known many different types of beans