Clothbound cheddar conceived at Cornell, finished in NYC caves

Media Note: Images and video of Ezra and the cheese-making process can be viewed and downloaded at https://cornell.box.com/v/cheese. ITHACA, N.Y. – In 2014, Murray’s Cheese in New York City had an idea for a clothbound cheddar modeled on classic British versions. And this year, after two years of development, the company has launched Murray’s Clothbound Cheddar – […]

Cornell to serve up Big Red Cheddar and dairy information at New York Farm Day

WHAT: New York Farm Day WHEN: Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2015 at 6 p.m. WHERE: Kennedy Caucus Room on Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. MEDIA: Media members are asked to RSVP to Kathleen Corcoran Cornell’s Media Relations Office at (202) 434-8036. WASHINGTON – Cheese fans rejoice! The media are welcome to hear how Cornell University’s College of […]

New York state cheeses earn blue ribbons, boost local economy

ITHACA, N.Y. – For three days in August, 10 cheese judges gathered at Cornell’s Stocking Hall to discern, savor and taste 230 cheeses to determine New York’s best for 2015. In a thrill for taste buds, the judges encountered cheddars, mozzarella, farmstead artisan, ricotta, smoky provolone and 15 other cheeses. The results will be announced […]

Leading the whey – Cornell at forefront of dairy safety outreach

ITHACA, N.Y. – Any way you slice it, brine it or age it, Cornell’s Food Science Dairy Extension Program faculty and professionals are helping New York cheesemakers and dairy producers provide safe, high-quality products for consumers. “The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the Department of Food Science are committed to working with federal […]

Wegmans, Cornell to announce groundbreaking partnership to expand and promote NY cheese industry

CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA ADVISORY Wegmans, Cornell to announce groundbreaking partnership to expand and promote NY cheese industry   Ag Commissioner will join June 26 event outside Rochester to announce the next revolution in NY’s dairy industry  WHAT:          New York State Ag Commissioner joins Wegmans and Cornell University leaders to announce a new partnership to boost […]

Wegmans and Cornell partner to put NY on the map for artisanal and specialty cheesemaking

CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE FOR RELEASE:  June 26, 2013 John Carberry Media Relations, Cornell University office: 607-255-5353 cell: 607-227-0767 johncarberry@cornell.edu Jo Natale Media Relations, Wegmans Food Markets office: 585-429-3627 cell: 585-301-8009 jo.natale@wegmans.com Wegmans and Cornell partner to put NY on the map for artisanal and specialty cheesemaking Food retail pioneer also announces shift of […]