New York Produces 692 Million Pounds of Yogurt
April 18, 2013
New York (WENY)- The Empire state is now number one in the country for yogurt production.
Statistics released today show New York producers churned out 692-million pounds of yogurt last year. California came in second, with 587-million pounds.
Yogurt plants in New York have nearly tripled production in the last five years.
New York is also the fourth largest milk producer in the country, producing 13-billion pounds in 2012.