Tart cherries and cherry juice are packed with powerful antioxidants to help maintain health joints and sooth sore muscles due to physical exercise. In the United States, the cherry is mostly grown in Northerwestern lower Michigan. This part of Michigan is referred to as the "Cherry Capital of the World". The reason is the region grows over 65% of all of the U.S. crop. In addition, this region also grows a number of berries and other fruits.