Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- State Motto: Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspice (If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look around you)
- The United States and state of Michigan publicly own more than a third of Michigan's commercial forest land, or approximately 7,000,000 acres of forest. This amount of land, when combined, is larger than the state of Vermont.
- Apples -- Michigan is the third-largest apple producing state in the nation. In 2014, Michigan will harvest an estimated 28.74 million bushels of apples, gathered from more than 9.2 million apple trees covering 36,500 acres on 850 family-run farms. Apples are one of the largest and most valuable fruit crops in Michigan.
- Michigan is the only state that borders on four of the five Great Lakes.
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