What does a glass bottle have to do with National Milk Day? National Milk Day was created to celebrate the first time milk was delivered in glass bottles on January 11, 1878. So, in honor of this great day, I dug up a few fun facts about milk.
Pound it out.
A gallon of milk weighs 8.59 pounds.
More than a third of the milk produced in the U.S. each year goes into manufacturing cheese.
It’s like bread and butter.
It takes more than 21 pounds of whole milk to make one pound of butter.
~The Dairy Diva