By the Numbers: The Top 10 US States for Fruit and Vegetable Production

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a lot of things in perspective. One of those is the importance of food production. Supply chain issues and labor shortages aside, specialty crop growers continue to pump out an impressive amount of produce for our plates.

Some US states certainly carry a bigger load when it comes to fruit, nut, and vegetable production. The folks at recently compiled data that identifies the top producing states. To do so, they calculated the total production value of the crops measured in dollars.

According to, all data gathered for the analysis is based off 2019 USDA stats.

Scroll through the photo gallery above to see how the Top 10 US states in fruit and vegetable production stack up.

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