Tomorrow kicks off Dairy Month, and today’s #Throwback Thursday post includes links to posts of Dairy Months past.
Here are some prior posts we’ve done to celebrate Dairy Month:
- CyPix: National Dairy Month
- Out milking the cows #TBT #DairyMonth @iastate_cals
- From Cow to Glass: Dairy Marketing in Iowa
- New Collection: Arthur W. Rudnick Papers and the 1937 World Dairy Congress
- CyPix: Say Cheese!
- A cow is more valuable for its milk, cheese, butter, and yogurt than for its beef.
- All 50 states have dairy farms.
- Dairy is the 5th largest agricultural business in Iowa.
- 99% of the ~1,400 dairy farms in Iowa are family-owned.
- Dairy Month started out as National Milk Month in 1937, to promote drinking milk of course.
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