Michigan agriculture

Statewide potato production has increased 17% over the last eight years

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Most people have seen an overripe peach or banana succumb to fruit flies. It's annoying to find the little winged bugs buzzing around your fruit bowl.

Last year's smaller harvest was caused by damaging cold

Cold weather earlier this month killed some buds, but farmer still hope for good harvest after severe losses last year

Fruit growers had enjoyed a good season before the freeze