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...by Ann Murray, Del Monte
For all those green bean lovers out there ...
With 30 million green-bean casseroles set to appear on holiday dinner tables, I'm writing to suggest a story for The Scoop Newspaper on a fun holiday survey: "Missouri is ranked #3 in the U.S. for love of green-bean casserole, according to the Del Monte Green Bean Index."
To conduct this study, bean counters at Del Monte -- the country's prominent grower, distributor, and marketer of green beans and many other delicious vegetables -- asked 1,500 Americans to "go green bean" and rate their fondness for the classic green-bean casserole side dish.
Shown below are the Top 20 U.S. states with the highest concentration of green-bean casserole lovers: