Idaho harvests 12 billion pounds of potatoes annually.
Indiana is one of the country’s biggest corn producers, harvesting over 1 billion bushels in 2013. The state takes great pride in its kernel production and even has a town named Popcorn.
Maine’s lobster harvest hit an all-time high in 2013, with fishermen bringing in over 100 million pounds of the crustacean.
Montana is such a big producer of sugar beets—light brown beets that you can cook to create a molasses—that they’re the mascot of Chinook High School.
Originally posted 2017-07-14 08:15:58.