Dairy Month

Recipe: June is Dairy Month

Recipe: June is Dairy Month

As if you needed another reason to enjoy a big bowl of ice cream. June is National Dairy Month and a great time to celebrate the milk, cheese and, yes, ice cream produced by our North Carolina dairy farmers. North Carolina has  46,000 dairy cows that produced 115 million gallons of milk in 2016. The […]

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The Tar Heel Kitchen: Homemade ice cream

The Tar Heel Kitchen: Homemade ice cream

Since 1926, the Agricultural Review has been a free newspaper published by the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. For many years, The Tar Heel Kitchen was a featured column written by the department’s marketing home economist. These recipes tended to be seasonal with just a handful of ingredients. We thought these recipes needed […]

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2014 Legislative Milk-Chugging Contest

The 15th annual legislative milk-chugging contest took place today at noon as part of Livestock Legislative Day.  The “Senate Super Sippers” and the “House All Stars” competed to see who could chug six pints of milk the fastest through a straw. Prior to the main event, staff from the N.C. Farm Bureau and the Department […]

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