AMPI Cheeses Honored 20 Sep 11

New Ulm’s AMPI recently tallied 3 big wins at the 2011 World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Products Contest. The dairy farmer-owned cooperative’s Cheddar, Colby Jack and American cheese entries each earned the highest marks in the respective categories. The AMPI products faced off against a record number of 705 entries representing all types of dairy products from across the United States. AMPI has 3,000 member farms that produce 6-billion pounds of milk each year along with $1.7-billion in sales.