Agriculture + Lifestyle
Virtual Dairy Learning Tools
Posted on March 18, 2020 8:00 PM
According to the UGA Extension Office, a total of 268 dairy farms produce 1.34 billion pounds of milk in Georgia. Dairy ranks 8th as an agricultural commodity in Georgia.
From the cheese in our casseroles to the butter on our biscuit, dairy adds flavor to our meals and enriches our lives.
Here are some tools to learn more about how dairy is produced in Georgia.
Did you read "Tales of the Dairy Godmother Chuck's Ice Cream Wish"? If so, you might know there is a REAL farmer out there named Chuck! Watch him do the chores on his farm and make ice cream to celebrate! Watch More.
Explore a real dairy farm from the comfort of your own home! The Dairy Alliance has created a virtual field trip to help you learn about all of the many interesting facets of a dairy farm. Explore Now.
Find an easy recipe to make your own butter here! All you need is heavy whipping cream, a jar and 2-3 marbles.
Here's another easy dairy recipe you can make with the kids! All of the ingredients are commonly found in most pantries. Enjoy a bowl of ice cream while you do the fun draw-by-number activity that goes with it.
We wish you the best of luck with your learning adventures today!