Not only is it the first few weeks of Spring, but it’s also Easter time. We’re talking beautiful weather, delicious food, and colorful decorations inside and out. The Legend of the Easter Bunny The Easter bunny has its origin in pre-Christian fertility lore. The Hare and the Rabbit were the most fertile animals known and […]
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Being a fan of all things Irish, we like to bake a few traditional Irish dishes this time of year. One of our very favorites is the very simple, but oh, so good Irish Soda Bread. There are many variations to the soda bread recipe, but traditional soda bread has very […]
Carrageenan is a natural polysaccharide (carbohydrate) extracted from red seaweed. It is referred to as a seaweed gelatin much like agar agar. Its name is derived from the Chondrus crispus species of seaweed known as Irish Moss or Carrrageen Moss in England, and as Carraigin in Ireland, where it has been used since 400 AD. […]
NEWS RELEASE August 30, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Umpqua Dairy Sour Cream and Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Win Top Honors at 2016 World Dairy Expo Roseburg, OR (August 30, 2016) —Umpqua Dairy Sour Cream and Umpqua Vanilla Bean Ice Cream were selected by an independent panel of judges and awarded “First Place Trophies” as the […]
Doug and Steve were recently asked to be featured on KQEN News Radio’s Inside Douglas County to talk about 85 years of Umpqua Dairy Products Company. Click the link below to hear the podcast.
The Evolution of Ice Cream Ice cream’s origins are known to reach back as far as the second century B.C., although no specific date of origin nor inventor has been indisputably credited with its discovery. We know that Alexander the Great enjoyed snow and ice flavored with honey and nectar. Biblical references also show that […]
We live in an amazing place. From the beautiful outdoors, the many varied activities and the talented and friendly people, Roseburg is a great place to be. We were very pleased to be included in a new set of videos to be used to promote Roseburg and the local area. Click on the link below […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Peter Horvath, Quality Chekd Dairies, Inc. (800) 222-6455 Quality Chekd Names Umpqua Dairy from Roseburg, OR Winner of Annual Production Excellence Award in both the Cultured Products and Ice Cream Categories LISLE, Illinois (May 2, 2016) — Quality Chekd Dairies announced that Umpqua Dairy Products Company of Roseburg, Oregon was the […]