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Truffles are a fungus that grows underground in France and Italy. However, these ugly lumps can cost around $1,000 a pound! Very flavorful, with an incredible smell, truffles are rare and prized in gourmet cooking. Truffle hunting is a booming industry and animals like pigs and dogs are trained to sniff out these gems, worth their weight in gold.

  1. 1. What animals hunt for truffles?
    1. a. Pigs
    2. b. Cats
    3. c. Ospreys
  2. 2. What countries do truffles grown in?
    1. a. Spain
    2. b. France and Italy
    3. c. Belgium
  3. 3. Where do truffles grow?
    1. a. On trees
    2. b. Underground
    3. c. In swamps