Milk and Dairy Farm Facts
Each 1-cup serving of milk provides 10 percent or more of the recommended daily intake of calcium, vitamin D, protein, potassium, vitamin A and phosphorus. Soak up some of these Indiana dairy fun facts for June Dairy Month, and then check out some of our favorite dairy recipes.
A cow produces an average of 6.3 gallons of milk daily – that’s 2,275 gallons per year or 350,000 glasses of milk in a lifetime. The average American consumes almost 25 gallons of milk a year.