July is Blueberry Month

Did you know? Michigan leads the nation in growing blueberries and produces more than 30 varieties

Cherry on top

Michigan leads the nation in producing tart cherries

Tis the season for flavor!

Michigan is home to more than 300 foods and agricultural products. Find unique recipes featuring your favorites.

In Bloom

Michigan leads the nation in 9 floriculture crops, like geraniums and petunias

Michigan agriculture is a part of our lives every day. The energy we use, the fiber we wear and the food we enjoy are products of hardworking farm families across the nation and right here in Michigan. Our fridges, freezers and pantries are filled with food grown, raised and processed in our great state.

Celebrate the wealth and diversity of Michigan agriculture as you browse our recipes and learn more about foods and commodities produced by Michigan farmers, who take exceptional care of their land, animals and community to provide safe food for Michigan and beyond.

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Learn about the economic impact and diversity of Michigan agriculture. Find out which foods Michigan leads the nation in producing, and discover how agriculture touches us every day.

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Michigan Blueberries and Cream Slushy

CC photo by Miriam Whether you decide to call it a slushy or a smoothie, this blueberry recipe for a frozen treat will have your head spinning!  Be sure to promote Michigan agriculture and use Michigan Blueberries! Indulge in this tasty delight, and you won’t be sorry. Recipe from

Featured Recipes

  • Honey Cheesecake

    “My eyes lit up when I recently discovered a recipe for Honey Cheesecake,” said Michigan farmer Kathy Siler. Whip up this delicious recipe, and learn more about Michigan bees! Note: Some c...
  • Blueberry Salsa

    This unique recipe will make you come back for seconds and thirds. Spice up your blueberry month by preparing this distinctive snack. Enjoy your blueberry salsa with tortilla or pita chips. Either way...
  • Double Blueberry Muffins

    CC photo by Claire Yuki  When it comes to celebrating National Blueberry month, you can never go wrong with baking the classic recipe for blueberry muffins. Make it even more delicious by adding Michi...

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