10 Interesting Facts About Milk
We thought, because it is World Milk Day, we’d put together a collection of facts and fun GIFs for you to enjoy!
To make one gallon of ice cream, it takes 12 pounds of whole milk
We as humans are the only species on Earth that consumes milk from another animal
Both humans and cows have 32 teeth
It takes a cow between 50 and 70 hours to produce milk
Much of the world’s population can’t adequately digest it due to lactose intolerance
UK dairy farmers produce 14 billion litres of milk each year
It is the best source of calcium for our body
It contains 90% water which helps to rehydrate the body
A cow must give birth before she can produce it
A mother’s milk changes depending on whether she gave birth to a male or female
Dairy farms and processors across the country trust Gem Scientific to provide them with the very best analysis and testing instruments. We have over 21 years working with the dairy industry and our knowledgeable staff are on hand to help and advise you on the right products for your needs.
Our dairy solution key areas are:
Rapid antibiotic residue tests
Somatic cell count