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AGRICULTURE

The United States produces more tobacco than it does wheat. By weight, the largest agricultural crop is corn, then peanuts, tobacco, wheat, and soybeans.
Iowa has more land under cultivation than any other state - more than 24 million acres. Following in order are Texas, Illinois, Kansas and Minnesota.
The United States Department of Agriculture reports that the average American eats 8 and a half pounds of pickles a year. Dill pickles are twice as popular as sweet.