Michigan-Grown Peaches

Michigan-Grown Peaches

8 lbs
$25.00
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8 lbs of fresh Michigan-grown peaches.


Michigan peach facts:
Michigan produces more than 21.2 million pounds of peaches valued at more than $9.2 million
Most Michigan peaches are grown in the west central to southwest corner, close to Lake Michigan
Peaches are also grown in the east along Lake St. Clair and in the northwest Grand Rapids area
The Red Haven Peach, popular throughout the U.S., was introduced in 1940 in South Haven, Michigan
New Michigan varieties, like the southwest Michigan Flamin’ Fury and Stellar peach series are gaining popularity

Nutrition:
Peaches contain a modest amount of calories
Peaches are a good source of potassium, vitamin A and vitamin C
They are low in sodium and contain no saturated fat
Peaches are a healthy alternative to sweet treats after a meal

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