Cow-to-Cup Tour: What's In It For You?

Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN  Senior Nutritionist When Greek yogurt first appeared on the market, it was a novel take on its “regular”, thin-textured first cousin. Greek yogurt brings together so many elements – function, nourishment, and indulgence. As a dietitian,

Cow-to-Cup Tour: Chobani Tour

Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN  Senior Nutritionist   We arrive at the Chobani plant, and find trucks busily rolling in and out, the sun glancing off shining clean silver milk silos. The first thing I learned – the facility was originally

Cow-to-Cup Tour: Road Trip!

Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN  Senior Nutritionist Dairy farming is New York State’s primary agricultural industry. It is a tight knit community, and encompasses more than the farm families – dairy milk haulers, the tireless truckers that move milk from farm

The Great American Milk Drive

Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN  Senior Nutritionist Price Chopper and Market 32 are again partnering with Garelick Farms, American Dairy Association and Dairy Council, New England Dairy Council, Feeding America and regional food banks to promote the Great American Milk Drive.

Cow-to-WOW!

  Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN  Senior Nutritionist   Greek Yogurt Greatness!   On a beautiful, breezy May morning we made our way to Bainbridge, New York, headed for Terry Ives’ Greenview family farm.  Welcome to our 30 days of Greek

Cow to Cup…Garelick Farms

Written By: Ellie Wilson, MS, RD  Senior Nutritionist, Price Chopper Supermarkets Better & Better From the outside looking in, it might appear that getting milk from cow to cup is actually a very old farming tradition that has been adapted

Cow to Cup ……. Garelick Farms

Written By: Ellie Wilson, MS, RD  Senior Nutritionist, Price Chopper Supermarkets Delivering Dairy Quality Garelick Farms in Rensselaer is a division of Dean Foods, and one of about 70 plants across the country. Like Price Chopper, Garelick Farms was started

Cow to Cup – Mapledale Farm…continued…

Written By: Ellie Wilson, MS, RD  Senior Nutritionist, Price Chopper Supermarkets Mapledale Farm, Part II As we walked the farm, we learned more about the Green family. John’s grandfather lives just above the main farm, and still works driving and

Cow to Cup – Mapledale Farm, Berlin, NY

Written By: Ellie Wilson, MS, RD  Senior Nutritionist, Price Chopper Supermarkets Mapledale Farm, Berlin, NY Local Dairy of Distinction Tucked way back (I mean way, way back)in the Taconic mountain range above Berlin, NY, is Mapledale Farm. Located on Greenes

Cow to Cup

Written By: Ellie Wilson, MS, RD  Senior Nutritionist, Price Chopper Supermarkets Dairy is Delicious – June is Dairy Month I love milk. It is delicious and refreshing. I grew up drinking milk multiple times per day, and I still do.