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West Virginia 160th Anniversary of Statehood (1863): June 20, 2023
West Virginia gained statehood on June 20, 1863 – (35th state). Nickname: Mountain State. Motto: Montani semper liberi (Mountaineers Are Always Free).

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National Cheese Day: June 4, 2023
The Annual Survey of Manufactures found that the product shipments value of cheese manufacturing in the U.S. grew from $47.6B in 2018 to $57.2B in 2021.

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Great Outdoors Month: June 2023
The 2016 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation counted more than $157 billion in expenditures for wildlife-related recreation.

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National Dairy Month: June 2023
From 1992, the total value of shipments of U.S. dairy product manufacturing peaked in June 2022 at $12.0B and was lowest in Dec 1993 at $4.1B.

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Armed Forces Day: May 20, 2023
The 2021 American Community Survey estimated the U.S. had 257.1 million people 18 years and over, and of those, 16.5 million, or 6.4 percent, were veterans.

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National Bike Month: May 2023
In 2021, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated that 616,153 workers in the U.S. bicycled to work, down from 805,722 in 2019.

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National Telephone Day: April 25, 2023
The 2021 American Community Survey found that just 0.9% (1,152,803) occupied housing units out of 127,544,730 had no telephone service available.

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World Book and Copyright Day: April 23, 2023
The 2020 County Business Patterns counted 6,570 establishments as book stores and news dealers, down from 7,996 in 2014, a period of six years.

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National Tax Day: April 18, 2023*
Q4 2022 combined state and local tax revenues for property, sales and gross receipts, and income taxes increased 2.4% to $502.7B from $490.9B in Q4 2021.

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National Pet Day: April 11, 2023
The 2021 American Community Survey estimated full-time, year-round civilian employed veterinarians at 71,009, assistants 36,286, and animal caretakers 144,411.

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National Beer Day: April 7, 2023
The 2021 Annual Survey of Manufactures - looking at breweries - counted 72,672 employees, a $3.85B annual payroll, and sales/shipments/revenue at $30.5B.

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National Poultry Day: March 19, 2023
The 2019 County Business Patterns program counted 524 poultry processing establishments in the U.S. with 243,310 employees earning $8.28B in annual payroll.

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International Women’s Day: March 8, 2023
From 2000 to 2021, the percentage of women who work as veterinarians, pharmacists, mathematicians, legislators, and chief executives have all increased.

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Valentine’s Day: February 14, 2023
According to the 2021 American Community Survey, 49.7% of men and 46.5% of women 15 years and over are now married. Never married are 37.1% men and 31.3% women.

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65th GRAMMY Awards: February 5, 2023
According to the 2021 American Community Survey, there were 19,770 music directors and composers and 35,698 musicians and singers in the United States.

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National Popcorn Day: January 19, 2023
According to the Popcorn Board, Americans consume 14 billion quarts of popped popcorn each year, based on 2016-2020 sales. That about 43 quarts per person.

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National Pharmacist Day: January 12, 2023
According to the 2021 American Community Survey, there were 261,009 pharmacists and 256,901 pharmacy technicians in the United States.

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National Milk Day: January 11, 2023
According to the 2021 Annual Survey of Manufactures, fluid milk manufacturing shipments were valued at $41.3 billion and involved 55,364 employees.

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Connecticut 235th Anniversary of Statehood (1788): January 9, 2023
Connecticut ratified the U.S. Constitution on Jan. 9, 1788 – (5th state). Nickname: The Constitution State. Motto: He Who Transplanted Still Sustains.

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Georgia 235th Anniversary of Statehood (1788): January 2, 2023
Georgia ratified the U.S. Constitution on Jan. 2, 1788, fourth of the original 13 states to do so. Nickname: Peach State. Motto: Wisdom, Justice, Moderation.

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National Hot Tea Month: January 2023
U.S. imports of tea, spices, etc., were valued above $2.84 billion in 2021, $1.08 billion more than the $1.75 billion value a decade earlier in 2011.

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