California cheese production gets new record

June 2006
Progressive Grocer;6/1/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 9, p80
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the new record set by cheese production in California, which surpassed the 2 billion-pound milestone and reached a record 2.14 billion pounds in 2005, according to a report by the California Department of Food and Agriculture. Cheese production in California, which has several of the largest cheese plants in the world and produces one out of every five pounds of cheese made in the U.S., has more than doubled over the past decade.


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