Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- Pasties are famous in Northern Michigan.
They are a crust filled with meat,onion,
potato,carrot & rutabaga.
- Cabbage - In 2011, Michigan farmers across the state produced 75.9 million pounds of cabbage worth $12.1 million.
- Cherries - Michigan dominates the red tart cherry marketplace, producing about 75% of the U.S. crop (200-250 million pounds ? US production is 250-300 million pounds). Michigan?s sweet cherry acreage accounts for 15,700 acres (47,000 acres nationwide). Michigan joins the top four producers, harvesting about 17 percent of the crop each year.
- Three great Indian tribes once controlled Michigan: the Potawatomi in southern Michigan, the Ottawa in the upper half of the Lower Peninsula, and the Ojibwa or Chippewa in the Upper Peninsula and part of the Lower Peninsula.
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