The Coca-Cola Company may have finally found a realistic way of getting into the flavored milk business. The Atlanta-based soft drink leader has agreed to an arrangement under which it would become a stakeholder and master distributor of Bravo! Foods Intl., marketers of the Slammer line of flavored milks.
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--Wisconsin cheese producer, Uplands Cheese Company won the coveted "Best of Show" award last month at the 22nd annual American Cheese Society competition. Uplands' Pleasant Ridge Reserve got top honors for a rare second time at the prestigious competition of artisan and farmstead cheesemakers. The same cheese won Best of Show at the 18th annual American Cheese Society competition.
Dairy Management Inc. is introducing a new website for food processors, innovatewithdairy.com. This single-source site integrates the content from doitwithdairy.com and extraordinarydairy.com with relevant nutrition information. Got Beer? Got Blood?
June milk production jumped 5.4% in the top 23 dairy states, according to USDA. The agency also revised May milk production up 0.2%, now saying May's output was up 4.6%. For the first half of 2005, total U.S. production jumped 2.6% over last year.
In June California jumped 154 million lbs.; Wisconsin was up 96 million lbs. California and Wisconsin were the biggest gainers in total output in June (combined, they contribute 34% of the nation's milk). California is milking 33,000 more cows than it did a year ago.