FL Depts Of Ag. & Ed. Join Dairy Farmers & NFL To Fight Child Obesity

April 14, 2010 Dairy Council Of Florida

The Florida Departments of Agriculture and Education have joined a campaign to fight and defeat childhood obesity in cooperation with Dairy Farmers, Inc./Dairy Council of Florida and the NFL, multiple health organizations and several major corporations.

The Farmer’s Cow Announces Winners in Ice Cream Naming Contest

April 13, 2010 The Farmer's Cow

Eleven Connecticut residents will soon have to go on a diet. The Farmers Cow, a group of local Connecticut dairy farms that sell dairy, eggs and other products, has picked eleven winners in their ice cream naming contest and each winner will receive a summers supply of The Farmers Cow Ice Cream.

April Is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Month!

How big a deal is a grilled cheese sandwich? Well, if you ask Cabot Creamery Cooperative, it’s 320-pounds BIG! That’s right, Cabot holds the Guinness World Record for the biggest, huge-est, most humongous Grilled Cheese Sandwich ever made. The record, established on November 4, 2000 during the 2nd Annual Everglades Cheese Cracker Festival in Everglades City, Florida, still stands despite several [failed Boo!] attempts by various groups over the past decade to better Cabot’s record.

Aurora Organic Dairy Named Best Fluid Milk Plant

April 13, 2010 Aurora Organic Dairy

Aurora Organic Dairy, a leading U.S. provider of high-quality private-label organic milk and butter, today announced it has been recognized as the Best Fluid Milk Plant by the All Star Dairy Association (ASDA) at its 52nd annual conference in Las Vegas, Nev. The ASDA is a membership-based organization specializing in consolidated procurement and dairy industry best practices.

Ganeden Biotech, Guernsey Farms Dairy Introduce New Probiotic Milk Line

April 13, 2010 Ganeden Biotech, Inc.

Ganeden Biotech, Inc., maker of the patented probiotic strain GanedenBC30, today announced the launch of a new probiotic milk line by Guernsey Farms Dairy, a family owned and operated dairy processing facility located in Northville, MI. The new line is the first to incorporate GanedenBC30 and is one of only a handful of probiotic-enhanced milk lines currently available to consumers.