Agriculture + Lifestyle

Virtual Dairy Learning Tools

Posted on March 19, 2020 12:00 AM

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.

Meet Chuck the Ice Cream Farmer

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.


Go on a Virtual Field Trip

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.


Make Your Own Butter

Find an easy recipe to make your own butter here! All you need is heavy whipping cream, a jar and 2-3 marbles.


Ice Cream in A Bag

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!