Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- Michigan was first in the nation in developing roadside parks and picnic tables.
- Beans - Michigan is known throughout the world as a top producer of dry edible beans ? with more than 2500 bean growers, contributing over $120 million to the state?s economy.
- Squash - In 2011, Michigan produced 122 million pounds of squash for fresh or processed use, totaling $25.5 million.
- Grapes - Michigan ranks #4 in grape production, growing 102.7 tons of grapes valued at $21.8 million, harvested from more than 12,000 acres of vineyards. Honey - It is estimated that Michigan has between 1,200 and 1,500 beekeepers and about 100,000 summer bee colonies. Producers gathered a total of 5.1 million pounds of honey in 2011, ranking Michigan 7th nationally, with a value of $8.3 million.
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