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The U.S. ranks 1st in grapefruit

29 March 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2005 the United States had a grapefruit supply of 567,101.33 tonnes, or 13.4% of the world’s total grapefruit supply. This was enough to make the United States rank first in that category.


Entry prepared by Charles Dillon.

The U.S. ranks 25th in grapefruit

27 April 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2003 Americans consumed 2 kilograms per capita of grapefruit, which was enough to make the United States tied for twenty-fifth with several other countries. Dominica ranked first,  at 162 kilograms per capita.

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