Archive for the ‘Milk’ Category

Milk’s heath benefits

Thursday, September 17th, 2009
glass of milk

glass of milk

An average glass of milk gives you almost a third of your daily calcium requirement.

3 servings of fresh milk per day may help reduce the risk of osteoporosis, high blood pressure and colon cancer.

Milk is one of the most nutrient-dense foods, containing calcium, protein, potassium, vitamin A and vitamin B12.

British Doorstep Milk Delivery

Thursday, April 16th, 2009
horse drawn milk float

horse drawn milk float

British milk bottles were first delivered in 1880; four times a day, by horse-drawn carts.

Doorstep delivery is becoming increasingly popular, especially for busy families.

Buying your milk this way ensures a constant supply of fresh milk, helping eliminate breakfast tears and tantrums.

Before milk bottles, milkmen directly filled the jugs of customers.

The National Association of Milk Bottle Collectors provides research and information about milk bottles.

Advertisements began to appear on milk bottles in the 1920 and used sand-blasting techniques to etch them on the glass.

Doorstep Delivery

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

Milk delivery to your doorstep is great but being able to have other items delivered by your milk man just adds to the mix. At Jacksons Dairy we specialise in getting the right products to your door. This Jackons Dairy article looks at the range of products available for doorstep delivery. Its not just about milk you know!

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