Greek Yogurt

New York News
7:59 pm
Thu April 18, 2013

NY Crowns Itself 'Yogurt King'

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York says it's now No. 1 nationally in yogurt production.
State statistics show New York producers churned out 692 million pounds of yogurt last year to take the top spot. California was No. 2 after producing 587 million pounds.

New York yogurt plants have nearly tripled production in the last five years.

New York is also the fourth largest milk producer in the country. Over the last five years, milk production increased by 1 billion pounds to over 13 billion pounds in 2012.

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New England News
12:45 pm
Fri March 8, 2013

New Dairy Bill Capitalizes on Income Potential From Greek Yogurt

Credit WAMC

New York Senator Charles Schumer has introduced legislation to strengthen the state’s dairy industry by capitalizing on the demand for yogurt products.

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