Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- Michigan has the world's largest limestone quarry, in Rogers City.
- Michigan had the world's first concrete road built in 1901 at Detroit.
- Chestnuts - There are nearly 40 chestnut growers in Michigan ? more chestnut farms and growers than any other state. Members of Michigan?s Chestnut Growers sold 80,000 lbs of Michigan sweet chestnuts in 2011.
- Milk (Dairy) – Milk is Michigan’s top commodity, bringing in $1.4 billion in cash receipts. There are 5000 dairy farmers in Michigan, housing more than 335,000 cows that produce over 7.9 billion gallons of milk. Michigan ranks #7 nationally in annual milk production and #5 nationally in annual ice cream production.
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