Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- 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.
- Blueberries - Michigan is #1 one in highbush blueberry production in the country with almost 600 farms and over 19,000 acres ($130 million). Michigan produces up to 100 million pounds of blueberries each year.
- The Upper Peninsula is bigger than Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Delaware combined.
- One of the largest pharmaceutical laboratory buildings and pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities is located in Kalamazoo.
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