The latest technology from Shamrock Farms extends the shelf life of its milk to 100 days, instead of 23. Innovations like that are helping the 86-year-old family-owned dairy expand on a national level.
Carbon footprints are becoming a popular indicator of a product's environmental impact. A look at the carbon footprints for six everyday products, including laundry detergent, milk and beer, shows that different companies use different methods to calculate the numbers.
Colorado may become one of the top 10 cheese-producing U.S. states thanks to a Leprino Foods plant slated for Greeley. Millions of pounds of milk will be processed in the plant, scheduled to open in 2011.
The organic arabica coffee blend Ugandan Mountain Coffee will be sold throughout the Northeastern United States. Coffee Legends says it will donate 2% of the price toward improving the lives of Ugandan coffee farmers.