Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- The Detroit Zoo was the first zoo in America to feature cageless, open-exhibits that allowed the animals more freedom to roam.
- Michigan is the only state that borders on four of the five Great Lakes.
- Cucumbers - Michigan ranks #1 in the US for pickling cucumbers. In 2011, Michigan produced 177,000 tons of pickling cucumbers with a value of $45.1 million. In addition, the state produced 70.3 million pounds of cucumbers for the fresh market worth $16.2 million.
- Traditionally, Michigan ranks first in the nation in the number of registered watercraft.
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