2018 : Michigan Celebrates Milk Day

When:
January 11, 2021 all-day
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As January 11th is ‘Milk Day,’ here’s a few MI milk facts. Over 97% of all dairy farms here are family owned with an average herd has about 176 cows. The typical Michigan cow will produce over 2860 gallons a year; in fact Michigan produces enough milk for the entire state plus enough extra to export to other states!

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Note:  Some celebrate World Milk Day on June 1st instead to kick off June Dairy Month.

Sources:

Michigan Historical Review Facebook Page.

Celebrate World Milk Day, Michigan Farm News, August 1, 2018

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