Issues Monitoring

Keeping you on top of dairy news and consumer trends

May 2019


5/20/2019 (QSR) – Domino’s Offering $5.99 Two-Topping Carryout Deal Until May 26

Checkoff partner Domino’s is offering a carryout special to honor farmers, saying “Domino’s wouldn’t exist without dairy, tomato and wheat farmers across the U.S.” Full Story

5/16/2019 (Business Insider) – Taco Bell is opening a Taco Bell-themed hotel

Taco Bell is opening “The Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel and Resort” in Palm Springs, California, late this summer. Full Story

5/16/2019 (AOL) – New Snickers and Twix-flavored milk is like drinking your favorite candy bar

Is this your new favorite flavor? Mars introduced Snickers– and Twix– flavored chocolate milk; AOL says it’s “like drinking your favorite candy bar.” Full Story

5/15/2019 (AGDAILY) – Want to join dairy farmers in helping at-risk kids? Here’s how

DMI’s Don Schindler explains the “Give a Gallon” program, encouraging people to donate milk to their food banks on June 1, World Milk Day. Full Story

5/15/2019 (NOSH) – Dean Foods Relaunches Steve’s in Its First Artisanal Ice Cream Play

Dean Foods is re-introducing Steve’s Ice Cream, a brand credited for kicking off the premium ice cream movement decades ago. Full Story

5/14/2019 (Thrillist) – Everyone Gets Free Häagen-Dazs Ice Cream Today

Häagen-Dazs holds its Free Cone Day today. Full Story

5/14/2019 (Forbes) – McDonald’s Hits Happy Meal Nutrition Goals Ahead Of Schedule

McDonald’s has hit its goal of a more nutritious Happy Meal. More than half of the meals sold include milk, juice or water. Full Story

5/13/2019 (Reuters) – NZ’s Fonterra sells Tip Top ice cream to Froneri for $250 million

Fonterra sold its Tip Top ice cream brand to UK’s Froneri for $250 million. Full Story

5/13/2019 (KPIX San Francisco) – SF Startup Promotes ‘Beyond Organic’ Baby Formula to New Moms

A San Francisco startup wants to introduce a “beyond organic” baby formula created with “grass-fed dairy.” Full Story

5/9/2019 (USA TODAY) – McDonald’s unveils 4 new menu items – from around the globe

McDonald’s confirmed the four international items it will add to U.S. menus, including the Stroopwafel McFlurry from the Netherlands, Canada’s Tomato Mozzarella Chicken Sandwich, and cheesy bacon fries from Australia. Full Story

5/9/2019 (PRNewswire) – KFC And Grubhub Let The Colonel Cook On Mother’s Day, Offering Free Delivery May 12

KFC will offer free food delivery through Grubhub in honor of Mother’s Day. Full Story

5/8/2019 (CNN) – Kraft will pay you $100 to get a babysitter on Mother’s Day

Kraft is offering to pay $100 in babysitting bills for moms who want to take a break this Mother’s Day. Full Story

5/8/2019 (Thrillist) – Taco Bell Is Unleashing These Big Boxes of Nachos Nationwide

Taco Bell has four new menu items, including a $5 Grande Nachos Box. Full Story

5/7/2019 (Thrillist) – Wendy’s Just Dropped Frosty Prices to 50 Cents

As part of a new summer tradition, Wendy’s has cut the cost of Frosties to 50 cents for a limited time. Full Story

5/7/2019 (USA TODAY) – Dairy Queen serves ‘Royal Baby Blizzard’ in honor of Meghan and Harry’s newborn boy

In honor of the birth of Meghan and Harry’s newborn boy, it’s time for a name change. Dairy Queen is offering a “Royal Baby Blizzard.” Full Story

5/6/2019 (KFOR Oklahoma City) – Pioneer Woman honoring family’s late Basset Hound with ice cream shop name

Food Network’s “Pioneer Woman” Ree Drummond opened an ice cream shop in northern Oklahoma this weekend. Full Story

5/6/2019 (WJW Cleveland) – Barq’s releases new frozen root beer floats

Barq’s introduced Frozen Root Beer & Vanilla Ice Cream Float Tubes, a frozen snack made with milk and cream. Full Story

5/2/2019 (Woman’s Day) – Häagen-Dazs Is Giving Away Free Ice Cream on May 14

Häagen-Dazs stores are giving away ice cream on May 14. Full Story

5/2/2019 (DairyReporter.com) – Kroger completes Turkey Hill sale

Kroger completed the sale of its flagship dairy brand, Turkey Hill, which it had agreed to sell to Peak Rock Capital last year. Full Story

5/1/2019 (Capital Press) – Largest Oregon dairy plans to make natural gas from cow manure

Oregon’s Threemile Canyon Farms is seeking a state permit that will allow it to convert millions of gallons of cow manure into “pipeline quality” natural gas. Full Story

April 2019


4/30/2019 (Food Dive) – Sargento delivers ‘world’s slowest pizza’ to unveil aged cheese line

To introduce its line of aged cheeses, Sargento offered the world’s slowest free pizza delivery — which takes four to 18 months to deliver. Full Story

4/30/2019 (AFP via Yahoo!) – Cheese fans raise a stink over plans for pasteurized camembert

France will soon allow Camembert cheeses to be pasteurized, causing an uproar among traditionalists. Full Story

4/29/2019 (Delish) – Walmart’s New Unicorn Sparkle Ice Cream Is Everything And More

Walmart has Unicorn Sparkle Ice Cream, the latest colorful cake-flavored treat to follow the unicorn-themed trend. Full Story

4/29/2019 (The Daily Meal) – Babybel’s Playful New Shape Is Giving String Cheese a Run for Its Money

Babybel launched Mini Rolls, a spiral-shaped string cheese. Full Story

4/25/2019 (National Geographic) – Most people waste more food than they think—here’s how to fix it

National Geographic states confusion over “best by,” “sell by,” “use by” and other labels leads Americans to throw away $29 billion of safe food every year. Full Story

4/24/2019 (FOX News) – Patient’s request for pizza on hospital window gets great response

A patient’s request for pizza on his hospital room window led to 15 pizzas delivered in three days. Full Story

4/24/2019 (The Takeout) – Wisconsin is No. 1 state for frozen pizza consumption

Wisconsin tops the country in per capita frozen pizza consumption. Full Story

4/23/2019 (AGDAILY) – Culver’s to share stories from agricultural influencers

Dairy farmers Tara Vander Dussen (New Mexico) and Marie Zick (Wisconsin) will take over Culver’s social media accounts (#FarmingFridays) for a day to share ag’s story. Full Story

4/23/2019 (Eater) – McDonald’s Saves You the 22-Hour Flight for Australian Cheesy Bacon Fries

McDonald’s will offer four popular international menu items — all featuring dairy — in the U.S. this June. Full Story

4/22/2019 (Elite Daily) – Pizza Hut’s 2019 NFL Draft Deal For April 25 Features A Major Discount On Pies

Pizza Hut will offer a half-off discount code on social media during Thursday’s NFL Draft opening round. (It also will give free pizza for a year to the “Pi Pick,” the player selected in the third round with the 14th pick.) Full Story

4/22/2019 (Delish) – Whole Foods Made A “Royal Addition Cheese” In Honor Of Meghan Markle’s Impending Birth

Whole Foods introduced a cheese inspired by the impending royal baby and Prince Harry’s red hair. Full Story

4/18/2019 (DairyReporter.com) – From a burger slice to a $20bn industry: How China can stay stocked with cheese

McDonald’s, KFC and Pizza Hut are credited with helping make cheese more popular in China, the world’s biggest dairy importer. Full Story

4/18/2019 (Bloomberg) – In the Yogurt World, the Greeks Are Down and Vikings Are Up

The rise of Icelandic yogurt — which needs four times the amount of milk to make as traditional yogurt — could mean good news for U.S. dairy farmers. Full Story

4/17/2019 (Nation’s Restaurant News) – Milk and cookies get a makeover

Pastry chefs find appeal from consumers for classic combination. Full Story

4/16/2019 (Dairy Reporter) – Cheese coffee? Australian dairy thinks the time is ripe

A procurement expert for an Australian/New Zealand dairy company said cheese coffee, flavored butters and protein-on-the-go are the top dairy food trends. Full Story

4/16/2019 (Daily Record) – Scots Game of Thrones-daft Domino’s worker makes hilarious DIY Irn-Bru throne

A Domino’s employee in Scotland made an “Iron Throne” from pizza boxes and the country’s popular Irn-Bru bottles in a nod to Game of Thrones. Full Story

4/15/2019 (USNews.com) – Don’t Let Your Young Athlete Make These Nutrition Mistakes

Sports nutritionists recommend yogurt and smoothies for young athletes. Full Story

4/15/2019 (Chew Boom) – Taco Bell Is Testing A New Double Beef Quesarito In Charlotte, North Carolina

Taco Bell is testing a double beef quesarito at some North Carolina stores. Full Story

4/11/2019 (FOX News) – Nutrients from food, not vitamin supplements, reduces risk of early death: study

Getting nutrients from foods — not supplements — may be the key to a longer and healthier life, according to researchers from Tufts University. Full Story

4/11/2019 (LADBible) – Tourist Downs 2.5l Of Milk At Airport Security So He Doesn’t Waste It

A popular video features a Chinese man drinking more than half a gallon of milk after Australian airport officials told him he couldn’t bring it through security. Full Story

4/10/2019 (U.S. Dairy Exporter Blog) – U.S. Dairy Exports Start with Farmer Passion for Sustainability, Customer Focus, Animal Care and Efficiency

Four dairy farmers share how practicing sustainability, animal care, efficiency and customer focus benefits domestic and international partners. Full Story

4/10/2019 (Elite Daily) – Pizza Hut’s $5.99 Pizza Deal For April 2019 Is A Totally Delicious Discount

Pizza Hut is offering large two-topping pizzas for $5.99 through April 15. Full Story

4/9/4019 (Feedstuffs) – Fairlife unveils high-protein meal replacement beverage

The company will test a meal replacement shake with 30 grams of dairy protein. Full Story

4/9/2019 (Mental Floss) – Everything You Need to Know About Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s 

Ben & Jerry’s stores celebrate Free Cone Day today. Full Story

4/8/2019 (NPR) – College Campus Tries Out Robot Delivery

Robotic delivery machines are becoming common at George Mason University. Full Story

4/8/2019 (USA TODAY) – First-ever dietary guidelines coming for babies, given ‘life sentence’ if obese by age 5

Proper nutrition for babies may be addressed by the group working on the 2020 Dietary Guidelines. Full Story

4/4/2019 (Forbes) – Do Happier Cows Make For Happier Consumers? 

Forbes explores whether cow comfort devices like the BlissBrush lead to happier cows — and if the marketing leads to happier consumers. Full Story

4/4/2019 (Refrigerated & Frozen Foods) – Study: Growth in dairy testing market driven by stringent food safety regulations

Testing of dairy foods is expected to be a nearly-$6 billion dollar business by 2022 thanks to trade and technological advances. Full Story

4/3/2019 (The Verge) – New Apple ad romanticizes the beginnings of Apple’s circular pizza box

Apple has a new ad that revolves around the story of a circular pizza box — which actually exists at Apple’s cafeterias. Full Story

4/3/2019 (Hoard’s Dairyman) – We must develop dairy’s new talent pool

Hoard’s Dairyman recaps the IDFA Dairy Forum’s “Women Leading Forward” panel, where DMI Chair Marilyn Hershey, Land O’Lakes CEO Beth Ford and others spoke to the importance of women in the workplace and growing the next generation of dairy employees. Full Story

4/2/2019 (USA TODAY) – Pizza Hut offering fans a chance to win free P’Zones during final March Madness games

Pizza Hut will give away P’Zones to its loyalty program members if a team overcomes a 17-point deficit in the remaining NCAA basketball tournament games. Full Story

4/2/2019 (Instagram) – New Cheese Curd Crunch Flavor of the Day

April Fools! Culver’s announced Monday its flavor of the day was “Cheese Curd Crunch.” Full Story

4/1/2019 (Berry on Dairy) – The Scoop on Ice Cream, Milk, Dairy-Based Beverages, Yogurt and Cultured Dairy Foods

Food scientist Donna Berry shares what dairy foods trends were discussed at last week’s ProFood Tech conference. Full Story

4/1/2019 (KARE Minneapolis) – Minnesota farmer losing sons and farm in immigration battle

A dairy farmer who emigrated from Holland to Minnesota 18 years ago is likely going to sell his farm, as immigration laws are forcing his grown children to leave the country. Full Story

March 2019


3/28/2019 (Food & Wine) – Crate & Barrel Sells Cheese Now, and Building Your Own Charcuterie Board Has Never Been Easier

Crate & Barrel’s online store now sells cheese as part of charcuterie board sets. Full Story

3/28/2019 (QSR) – Domino’s Opens 10,000th International Store

Domino’s opens latest store in China. Full Story

3/27/2019 (Journal Sentinel) – Brie, Cheddar, Swiss: Marshfield puppies rescued from trash can named after Wisconsin cheeses

Nine puppies rescued from a trash can in Wisconsin and named after different cheese varieties are making international news. Full Story

3/27/2019 (Bustle) – Unicorn-Shaped Macaroni & Cheese From Kraft Is Here To Make Dinner Magical

Kraft unveiled unicorn-shaped mac and cheese. Full Story

3/26/2019 (TODAY) – Dylan Dreyer gets the scoop on the ‘addictive’ ice cream Oprah loves

New York’s popular ice cream shop Ample Hills Creamery shares its story with TODAY. Full Story

3/26/2019 (Food & Wine) – Red Robin Gives Impossible Burger Its Largest Rollout Yet

Red Robin will add Impossible Cheeseburgers at all 570 of its locations, marking the biggest rollout yet for Impossible Foods’ plant-based meat alternatives. Full Story

3/25/2019 (Dairy Herd Management) – #DairyDanceOff Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

#DairyDanceOff became a viral social media sensation one year ago. Full Story

3/25/2019 (The New Food Economy) – Why transitioning a farm from one generation to the next is trickier than ever

Transitioning a farm from one generation to the next is more complicated than it used to be. Full Story

3/21/2019 (FoxNews.com) – McDonald’s to give away La-Z-Boy couch with built-in McFlurry cooler

McDonald’s is giving away a four-person couch that includes a built-in cooler designed to keep McFlurries at 33 degrees. Full Story

3/21/2019 (NBC Los Angeles) – Gooey Good Times at the Sacramento Grilled Cheese Fest 

Sacramento Grilled Cheese Fest will be held April 13 and 14. Full Story

3/20/2019 (CNN) – Parents get new advice on preventing food allergies in children

The American Academy of Pediatrics published updated guidance on the prevention of food allergies and other allergic conditions. Full Story

3/20/2019 (Associated Press) – Floodwaters threaten millions in crop and livestock losses

Nebraska Farm Bureau estimates flooding caused $400 million in crop losses and up to $500 million in livestock losses. Full Story

3/19/2019 (USA TODAY) – Dairy Queen’s Free Cone Day returns for first day of spring Wednesday

Dairy Queen will offer free soft-serve cones tomorrow to celebrate the first day of spring. Full Story

3/19/2019 (Business Insider) –There’s even more evidence that drinking lots of soda and sugar-filled coffee could lead to an early death

A long-term study suggests drinking lots of sugar-filled drinks could lead to an early death, especially amongst women. Full Story

3/18/2019 (The Daily Tar Heel) – Bill introduced to designate ice cream as official frozen treat of N.C.

North Carolina is considering a bill to name ice cream the state’s official frozen treat. Full Story

3/18/2019 (ClickOnDetroit.com) – Domino’s offering 50 percent off menu-priced pizza for March Madness

Domino’s is offering 50 percent off menu-priced items between today and March 24. Full Story

3/14/2019 (WCAU Philadelphia) – Get Excited About Spring With Frozen Treats, Freebies and Deals

Dairy Queen, Baskin Robbins, Ben & Jerry’s are offering freebies and deals as spring approaches. Full Story

3/14/2019 (FoodNavigator.com) – Clio Snacks seeks to revive sluggish Greek yogurt segment with yogurt bars promising permissible indulgence

Clio’s frozen Greek yogurt bites are looking to boost the yogurt category with a snack option. Full Story

3/13/2019 (Geek.com) – LG Made an Instant Ice Cream Machine That Uses Pods Like a Keurig

LG introduced a countertop ice cream maker that uses pods like a Keurig coffee machine. Full Story

3/13/2019 (Restaurant Business) – Dairy: The Plant-Forward Menu’s Favorite Partner

The California Milk Advisory Board authored an article in Restaurant Business calling dairy “the plant-forward menu’s favorite partner.” Full Story

3/12/2019 (FoodBev Media) – ‘Five key trends shaping the dairy industry in 2019’

FoodBev Media looks at the top five trends shaping the international dairy industry: digestive wellness, dairy proteins, flavor experimentation, reducing sugars and camel milk. Full Story

3/12/2019 (Seattle Times) – ‘What next? Biblical plagues?’ Blizzard killed 1,850 cows, and Yakima Valley farmers are reeling

The Seattle Times looks at how dairy farmers in the Yakima Valley are still assessing the damage from a winter storm that left 1,850 cows dead. Full Story

3/11/2019 (Inc. Video) – This Woman Is Revolutionizing the Dairy and Spirit Industries… At the Same Time

An entrepreneur developed a process to turn whey into an alcoholic beverage. Full Story

3/11/2019 (Quartz) – The humble cow has been thrust into the political limelight

Cows are in the political spotlight thanks to conversations such as the Green New Deal proposal. Full Story

3/7/2019 (Successful Farming) – New Market Planned To Pay Farmers For Soil Carbon, Water Quality

General Mills, Cargill, McDonald’s and The Nature Conservancy are among 10 companies and organizations forming a consortium to develop protocols and a market framework to issue greenhouse gas reduction credits to farmers who adopt conservation practices. Full Story

3/7/2019 (Delish) – ‘Milk Coke’ Is A Real Thing People Drink And We Don’t Know How To Feel

“Milk Coke,” a mixture of milk and Coca-Cola, is becoming a viral sensation. Full Story

3/6/2019 (ABC News) – Starbucks and Ariana Grande are introducing a new drink and we are here for it

Starbucks introduced the Cloud Macchiato. Full Story

3/6/2019 (Associated Press) – US Championship Cheese Contest starts in Wisconsin

The country’s largest cheese, butter and yogurt competition is underway in Wisconsin. Full Story

3/5/2019 (Forbes) – KFC Invites Fans Along For Its Crazy Marketing Ride

KFC is asking fans to help financially support some of its marketing efforts. Full Story

3/5/2019 (Daily News-Record) – Moo-ve Over Cartons — School Installs Milk Dispensers

A Virginia school is replacing cardboard milk cartons with milk dispensers and reusable cups. Full Story

3/4/2019 (Well+Good) – Meet Quark, Germany’s Answer To Greek Yogurt

Dietitian Toby Amidor helps explain quark, a soft cheese that could challenge the popularity of Greek yogurt. Full Story

3/4/2019 (Thrillist) – This Is Why People Are Throwing Cheese at Kids on Social Media

“The cheese challenge” — throwing a slice of cheese at babies or kids — is going viral. Full Story

February 2019


2/28/2019 (Southern Farm Network) – Product Innovation Key to Future Dairy Demand

DMI Chair Marilyn Hershey shares how the checkoff is creating a viable future and demand for U.S. dairy. Full Story

2/28/2019 (Food Dive) – Papa John’s eyes sports stars, social influencers as brand rehabilitation efforts continue

Papa John’s may launch a $6 pizza campaign for the start of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. Full Story

2/27/2019 (USA TODAY) – Robots may soon make your FedEx delivery from Walmart, Target and Pizza Hut

Pizza Hut is partnering with FedEx to use the SameDay Bot, a robotic delivery service. Full Story

2/27/2019 (Green Bay Press Gazette) –Lambeau Field hosts contest to crown America’s best cheese

Wisconsin’s Lambeau Field is ready to host next week’s U.S. Championship Cheese Contest. Full Story

2/26/2019 (Quartz) – Amazon’s got milk

Amazon launched Happy Belly, a private-label dairy line which includes lactose-free milk, half and half, and whipping creams. Full Story

2/26/2019 (NutraIngredients.com) –  Chocolate milk performs well in strength test with teens, but real world issues complicate study

A field trial showed chocolate milk outperformed a commercial sports drink in a study looking at strength gains in adolescent athletes. Full Story

2/25/2019 (Business Insider) – Chick-fil-A sells a cheese dipping sauce in certain parts of America — here’s what the rare side tastes like

Chick-Fil-A offers a cheese dipping sauce in some stores in NYC and the Midwest. Full Story

2/25/2019 (The Hill) – Ocasio-Cortez explains ‘farting cows’ comment: ‘We’ve got to address factory farming’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says to address climate change, “we need to look at factory farming, period.” Full Story

2/21/2019 (DairyHerd.com) – Dairy Turns Manure into Irrigation Water Using Worms. Yes, Worms.

Washington dairy farmer Austin Allred shares how worms help his farm produce clean water, an effort that earned him a sustainability award. Full Story

2/21/2019 (Business Insider) – Papa John’s is adding a chicken-and-waffle pizza to the menu

Winner of a Twitter poll, Papa John’s is adding a chicken-and-waffles pizza. Full Story

2/20/2019 (Country Folks) – New York farm girls tell the real story of dairy

Country Folks profiles the @NYFarmGirls, three young dairy farming sisters who tell dairy’s story on social media. Full Story

2/20/2019 (Huffington Post’s Life) – 13 Celebs Dish On Their Favorite Comforting Junk Food

Huffington Post’s Life dishes on celebrities’ favorite comfort foods, most of which include dairy. Full Story

2/19/2019 (Food Navigator USA) – Packaged Facts: What are the disruptive food trends for 2019?

Researchers share growing consumer trends, including “a dose of gut health at breakfast” from foods such as yogurt and kefir. Full Story

2/19/2019 (Reuters) – British supermarkets battle to secure stocks as chaotic Brexit looms

British supermarkets are stockpiling food in anticipation of next month’s Brexit with no trade agreement for the food industry. Full Story

2/18/2019 (NPR) – Food Banks Are Overflowing With Milk

The USDA program to donate surplus milk to food banks has created logistical issues for a West Virginia pantry. Full Story

2/18/2019 (Tri-City Herald) – Cattle losses from Eastern Washington blizzard top $2 million

Damage from the Washington state blizzard has grown to 1,800 cows lost and $2 million in financial losses. Full Story 

2/14/2019 (NBC News) – Over 1,800 dairy cows killed in freak blizzard in Washington state, hurting struggling farmers

NBC News speaks with members of Washington’s dairy industry who are reeling from a storm that caused the death of more than 1,800 cows. Full Story

2/14/2019 (Elite Daily) – The McDonald’s Shamrock Shake Is Back To Help You Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

The Shamrock Shake is back at McDonald’s. Full Story

2/13/2019 (Shape) – Mediterranean Diet Snacks That You Can Buy or Make at Home

Dietitian Toby Amidor offers snacking ideas for those who follow the Mediterranean diet, including some dairy-based options. Full Story

2/13/2019 (Grub Street) – Everything You Know About Pizza Is Wrong … Maybe

New historical research challenges the long-held belief of who owned America’s first pizza shop. Full Story

2/12/2019 (Forbes) – Tasty Launches Ice Cream Flavors: Using Social Media As Recipe For Success

Forbes says Tasty’s new retail ice cream launch is poised for success thanks in part to its social media reach. Full Story

2/12/2019 (Chew Boom) – Pizza Hut Brings Back Ultimate Cheesy Crust Pizza

Pizza Hut’s Ultimate Cheesy Crust Pizza is back for a limited time. Full Story

2/11/2019 (Food+Bev Media) – Dairy Farmers of America debuts Craigs Creamery cheese brand

DFA partnered with eight New York-area dairy families to introduce a new cheese brand called “Craigs Creamery.” Full Story

2/11/2019 (Cheese Market News) – Pepper cheeses pack heat, flavor to entice consumers

NDC’s Chad Galer shares insights on the growing trend of cheese with peppers and other spices bringing excitement to the category. Full Story

2/8/2019 (Boston Magazine) – This Chocolate Milk Company Is Redefining Dairy in a Big Way

The founders of Slate Milk say they have created a chocolate milk product that appeals to adults. Full Story

2/7/2019 (Wisconsin State Farmer) – U.S. Championship Cheese Contest sets new record for entries

Next month’s U.S. Cheese Championship Contest has drawn a record 2,555 entries from across the country. Full Story

2/7/2019 (TODAY) – These are the absolute best pizza deals on National Pizza Day

TODAY lists the best deals for Saturday’s celebration. Full Story

2/6/2019 (The Dairyman’s Blog) – A Super Time in Atlanta

Alabama dairy farmer Will Gilmer recounts his time this past weekend at the Super Bowl Fan Experience. Full Story

2/6/2019 (USA Today) – Counting calories? Halo Top’s new mini ice cream pops could be a game changer

Halo Top introduced snackable mini ice cream pops. Full Story

2/5/2019 (Dairy Herd Management) – Super Bowl Chunky-Style Milk Commercial Revolts Many on Ag Twitter

Mint Mobile’s “chunky-style milk” Super Bowl ad was a flop in the agricultural community. Full Story

2/5/2019 (Southern Living) – Why Howling Cow Ice Cream is So Popular in North Carolina

Howling Cow ice cream is made entirely on North Carolina State University’s campus, from cow to cone. Full Story

2/4/2019 (Parade) – 4 Freebies for National Frozen Yogurt Day 2019

National Frozen Yogurt Day is Wednesday, and some restaurants are offering free helpings. Full Story

2/4/2019 (Atlas Obscura) – Mint Milk

Central New York has a tradition of stocking glass bottles of green mint milk each March. Full Story