True or false Dandelions were first brought to the Americas as a food crop?
Colonists brought the herb to North America true, but not only as a source of food but also for its medical benefits.
HORSEISLE REAL-TIME QUIZ ANSWER~ True (Courtesy of ScarletChick of Roan)
when the europeans first came to the Americas they brought diseases which the native Americans weren't immuned to. therefore they died and the europeans had no one to work and farm the lands. they knew that africans had immunity so they enslaved them and brought them to the Americas. another reason native Americans died was because the europeans had guns and were in constant warfare with them.
Mustangs were not brought to the Americas, they were created in the Americas by foreign stock brought over by the Spanish and later English settlers. The breeds brought over are as follows. From Iberia: Sorraia, Lusitanos, Andalusians, Spanish Jennets, Barb and Spanish barb crosses. Eventually the English brought: Cleveland Bays, Ponies of various breeds, Crossbreds of specific types and draft breeds.