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  • Vegan Dairy Alternatives
    The replacements: dairy edition
    Surviving on fruits and vegetables alone can obviously grow tiresome after a long period of time. Luckily for us, companies have begun to make plant-based foods to replace the ones we can no longer eat. In this replacements issue, we will focus on...
  • Almond milk v. Dairy milk
    The truth about milk
    Milk, by definition, is an opaque white fluid rich in fat and protein, secreted by female mammals for the nourishment of their young.That being said, why in the world would it make sense to drink something that is meant to turn a calf into a one...
  • Coca-Cola Milk: A milk that fizzes and tastes like cola? No, just dairy milk that tastes a whole lot better!
    Coca-Cola milk: Not fizzy milk that tastes like cola, but improved dairy milk?
    Coca-Cola milk is beyond the creative stage, it is already in production and on the shelves in Minnesota and coming to supermarkets nationwide next month under the name Fairlife. Who wants a milk that fizzes and tastes like soda pop?Probably...
  • Scrumptious entertaining, cooking and snacking with Vermont Creamery
    Scrumptious entertaining, cooking and snacking with Vermont Creamery
    I have a very famous friend who claims he can't cook at all. When he wants to entertain or be entertained, he puts a plaintive call out on the internet . . . sometimes, it's for soup or health food or steaks. I don't know how...
  • Russian dairy plant closed
    Russian dairy plant closed, why? Because workers were bathing in the milk
    A Russian dairy plant was closed for three months after a picture surfaced of plant workers engaging in some sickening and unsanitary behavior. But these plant workers aren’t crying over the spilled milk, nyet, they were bathing in it. Holy...
  • My 2,000th article! New Blue Hill gourmet savory yogurts
    My 2,000th article! New Blue Hill gourmet savory yogurts + recipes
    This is my 2,000th article for Examiner! I have been writing restaurant, food and also lifestyle/travel articles on a different channel for over 5 years. I couldn’t have done it without you. Thank you so much! I will have many articles from...
  • Blueberry Cheesecake
    Quark:a low-fat, high-protein creamy European cheese you've got to try
    Quark, the German word for "curd" is a fresh, mild cheese popular in central Europe and Austria (where it is called topfen.)According to Igourmet, "This cow's milk cheese, produced all over Central Europe, is virtually identical...
  • Eat yogurt at least four times a week to cut risk of diabetes
    Research shows eating yogurt four times a week may decrease diabetes risk
    According to Forbeson Feb. 6, new research shows that eating yogurt could cut diabetes risk by 28 percent.Researchers at the University of Cambridge conducted a study of the diets and health of 30,000 people in Norfolk, England. They found that...
  • Energy use on dairy farms
    Energy efficiency lighting and ventilation for dairy farms
    Good lighting and ventilation improves human and livestock productivity, safety and building longevity. Lighting can account for 15 to 20% of energy used in diary operations. Many electric companies offer lighting and energy audits to identify...
  • Milk Allergy
    Milk: a common food allergy in children
    Milk. The ad may say that it does a body good. But, that’s not necessarily true. Did you know – one of the most common food allergy’s in infants and young children is to cow’s milk? Approximately 2.5 percent of children...
  • Dairy Farm
    A common food that may be causing your infertility
    There is a strong correlation between food intolerance/ food allergies and killer cells. An overactive immune system is more likely to attack an embryo. In the article Treatment for recurrent miscarriages, I discuss how intralipid therapy can...
  • Energy efficiency options for dairy farms
    Energy efficiency options for dairy farms
    Diary operations are some of the largest energy consumers among all classes of farmers. Farmers can save energy and money in many areas of dairy operations: milking, milk cooling and water heating. Efficiency can be increased by upgrading older...
  • Plano cows
    Dairy delight: Plano’s got local milk and more
    They say milk does a body good. And Plano residents ought to feel really good about how lucky they are to enjoy hometown milk and more from their local cows.Plano’s Lucky Layla Farms delivers a delightful dairy experience for anyone,...
  • The Big E Dairy Shows
    The Big E Dairy Shows
    The Big E in Springfield, Massachusetts includes a variety of Dairy Breed Shows and other agricultural contests where exhibitors compete against peers, family and friends. Judges choose animals that best conform to breed standards and rank...
  • Horns & calves – part of Biodynamic Dairy Herd at Hawthorne Valley Farm
    Horns & calves – part of Biodynamic Dairy Herd at Hawthorne Valley Farm
    Steffen Schneider has been farming biodynamically for 30 years. Schneider’s practices include allowing mothers to rear their calves, careful breed selection with horns, daily rotational grazing with mixed forage, deliberate barn design and...