Whether you typically buy organic, the judges overwhelmingly agreed that Organic Valley is the eggnog you ought to add to your shopping cart. They were especially impressed by its consistency and nutmeg-forward flavor. "It's pretty darn good," said Albers. "I'm giving it some pretty high marks here."
While milk consumption continues to fall in the U.S., sales of organic milk are on the rise. And now organic milk accounts for about 4 percent of total fluid milk consumption.
History, geography both played a part in making the state No. 1 in the nation for organic dairy farms.
Wipe that mustache off your face. With milk blamed for a growing list of health issues, we put the leading alternatives to the test.
With the holidays just around the corner, you’re probably thinking about all the delicious treats available this time of year. (Or maybe that’s just me?) In any case, these goodies—many of which are only available until January— will make for a decadent addition to your holiday season, whether you serve them to your guests, give them as gifts or indulge on your own. ‘Tis the season!
Organic Valley associate product manager and farmer Kristina Hemstead uses a rubber utter to teach fourth grade students at State Road Elementary school how to milk a cow. Hemstead made a presentation about vegetables, nutrition and healthy eating during her visit.
Considering my recent knowledge of GMO’s (Genetically Modified Organisms) I really appreciated their stand against GMOs. Honestly, I liked their company before getting this product for review, but after having looked them over more intensely for this time around, I am more then beyond happy to buy from them.
Organic farming in Wisconsin has taken a big step forward, as the state's agricultural education group plans to honor a member who's proficient in the movement. The Wisconsin F-F-A will present its first Organic Proficiency Award at its state convention next June. The Organic Valley co-op of La Farge is helping the F-F-A recognize a young farmer-member who shows proficiency in either organic entrepreneurship or placement.
UNITY — For George Siemon, a cooperative is more than a business model. It's about staying true to a mission and getting people to work together, principles that can translate to great accomplishments.