By the Numbers

84 Farmers outfitted in iconic Cabot-plaid jackets

75 Stores located all over Manhattan and Brooklyn

44 In-Store Demos sampling the World's Best Cheddar

2 Tour Buses decked out in Cabot plaid

3 TV Segments broadcasted in NYC

Recipe Demo with Beth Kennet of Liberty Hill Farm

Cheese Facts & Grilled Cheese Demo with Mark Hackett

Gratitude Tour Recap

3 NYC Newspapers sharing stories & photos of the event

NY Press
Madison County Courier
Daily Courier Observer

7 Newspaper Stories shared in the farmer's hometown areas

55 Random Acts of Cheddar stops at Fire Houses, Police Departments and non-profits of all kinds!

On receiving hugs >>

"Thank You Farmers for all you do. I should be standing there with a sign thanking farmers ... because if we didn't have you we wouldn't have such good food!"

On receiving hugs >>

"An 87-year-old women hugged me because I was a Farmer!"

On Cabot cheese >>

"People LOVE VT and our Cabot cheddar!"

On Cabot cheese >>

"People stopped and told us about their particular favorite cheeses. It was a good feeling to connect with them."

On being farmer owned >>

"One woman stopped to say thank you back for being in NYC and putting a face to the brand. She said it really meant a lot."

On being farmer owned >>

"A teacher had no idea that a farmer group could form a co-op to sell their products! He was excited to share this information in his classroom"

On being farmer owned >>

"It was great to be able to inform the public about Cabot and teach them about dairy farming."

On being farmer owned >>

"One woman was so excited to hear that we are 100% farmer owned and she said she will definitely buy more Cabot cheese now that she knows that about us."

On being in NYC >>

"I got a sense of appreciation and respect (from New Yorkers). Folks wanted to thank me. ... It put a smile on their face."

On being in NYC >>

"The employees and the farmers working together was very impressive to be part of."