ROSEBURG, Ore. – Two Umpqua dairy products won first place as “Best of the Best” in North America at the World Dairy Expo.
Umpqua Dairy Regular Cottage Cheese and Umpqua Dairy Butter Toffee Crunch Ice Cream were selected by a jury and won first place.
There were 1,536 entries from dairy processors from across North America submitted. All product samples were judged by assigning points on a 100 point scale for flavor, body and texture, appearance and color and packaging.
Umpqua Dairy President Doug Feldkamp said: âI am always proud of the dedication and effort of our production team to make the best dairy products. He added, âThis award is shared by all of our employees and dairy partners in Oregon who provide us with 100% of the milk used in these award-winning products.
Umpqua Dairy will receive its first place trophies at an event in Madison, Wisconsin on October 1, 2019.