Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- Squash - In 2011, Michigan produced 122 million pounds of squash for fresh or processed use, totaling $25.5 million.
- 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.
- Michigan's Lower Peninsula is 277 miles long from north to south and 195 miles from east to west.
- State Motto: Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspice (If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look around you)
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