Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- Michigan's forest land acreage is the fifth largest in the continental United States.
- Plums - Michigan produced 1,400 tons of fresh and processed plums in 2011 totaling nearly $1 million. Michigan is the 4th largest producer of plums in the nation.
- Cherries - Michigan dominates the red tart cherry marketplace, producing about 75% of the U.S. crop (200-250 million pounds ? US production is 250-300 million pounds). Michigan?s sweet cherry acreage accounts for 15,700 acres (47,000 acres nationwide). Michigan joins the top four producers, harvesting about 17 percent of the crop each year.
- 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.
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