15. Great Lakes, Great Berries
In contrast, Michigan leads in production of cultivated (highbush) blueberries reporting 87 million pounds in 2012.

16. Jersey Fave
As the result of a campaign lead by fourth graders at a New Jersey elementary school, the highbush blueberry is the official state fruit of New Jersey effective in 2004.

17.  Berry Diverse
There are over 50 varieties of blueberries. We’re ashamed to say we’ve only tried one that we can think of.