Special Report

States Producing the Most Meat

Miami South Beach, Florida
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30. Florida
> Annual meat production: 808.6 million lbs.
> Share of U.S. production: 0.6%
> Annual meat sales: $687.6 million (16th lowest)
> Most produced meat: Beef

Idaho Falls, Idaho
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29. Idaho
> Annual meat production: 1.2 billion lbs.
> Share of U.S. production: 0.9%
> Annual meat sales: $1.4 billion (23rd highest)
> Most produced meat: Beef

Beartooth Mountains at dawn, Red Lodge, Montana, USA.
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28. Montana
> Annual meat production: 1.2 billion lbs.
> Share of U.S. production: 0.9%
> Annual meat sales: $1.4 billion (24th highest)
> Most produced meat: Beef

Saginaw County, Michigan
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27. Michigan
> Annual meat production: 1.3 billion lbs.
> Share of U.S. production: 0.9%
> Annual meat sales: $981.2 million (24th lowest)
> Most produced meat: Pork

Chattanooga, Tennessee
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26. Tennessee
> Annual meat production: 1.6 billion lbs.
> Share of U.S. production: 1.2%
> Annual meat sales: $1.0 billion (25th highest)
> Most produced meat: Chicken