A group of third-grade students from Carlton, Minn. convinced the 1988 State Legislature that Minnesota needed a state muffin, the blueberry, because wild blueberries are so plentiful. Massachusetts and Connecticut also have state muffins (corn and apple, respectively).
Blueberry Muffins — Minnesota’s Official State Muffin
TriviaBy American Profile on May 7, 2000
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