Owned by our farm families in New York & New England — Since 1919
Heading into the holiday season in our biggest market, the Farmers' Gratitude Tour gave our farmers an opportunity to thank New Yorkers for purchasing their products and allowing their families to continue farming. Thank you to everyone who took the time to be thanked by one of our farmers. We hope to see you again soon!
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
3 NYC Newspapers sharing stories & photos of the event
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!
"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!"
"An 87-year-old women hugged me because I was a Farmer!"
"People LOVE VT and our Cabot cheddar!"
"People stopped and told us about their particular favorite cheeses. It was a good feeling to connect with them."
"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."
"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"
"It was great to be able to inform the public about Cabot and teach them about dairy farming."
"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."
"I got a sense of appreciation and respect (from New Yorkers). Folks wanted to thank me. ... It put a smile on their face."
"The employees and the farmers working together was very impressive to be part of."