Byrne Dairy http://wrvo.org en Byrne Dairy's new yogurt plant opens in Cortland County http://wrvo.org/post/byrne-dairys-new-yogurt-plant-opens-cortland-county <p></p><p>Byrne Dairy has entered the booming yogurt business in upstate New York as its new yogurt production facility goes online this week in Cortland County.</p><p>The central New York dairy icon moves from a milk and ice cream company to one producing both tradition and Greek-style yogurt, as well as sour cream and cheese.</p><p>Yogurt, namely Greek yogurt, has been a boon for the dairy industry in upstate New York in recent years, led by Chobani and followed by others.</p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:12:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 57407 at http://wrvo.org Byrne Dairy's new yogurt plant opens in Cortland County Farmers express concern about immigration policies, lack of Farm Bill http://wrvo.org/post/farmers-express-concern-about-immigration-policies-lack-farm-bill <p></p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 20:06:56 +0000 Ellen Abbott 50243 at http://wrvo.org Farmers express concern about immigration policies, lack of Farm Bill Byrne Dairy expanding one of its Syracuse-area plants http://wrvo.org/post/byrne-dairy-expanding-one-its-syracuse-area-plants <p>An increased demand for long-lasting dairy products has prompted Byrne Dairy to expand one of its three dairy processing facilities in the Syracuse area.</p><p>Byrne Dairy-owned Ultra Dairy wants to add about 100,000 square feet to its plant along Interstate 481 in DeWitt. The company says the expansion will allow them to add about 50 more jobs at the plant.</p><p>Ultra Dairy uses a more sterilized pasteurization process that allows products to have a shelf life of up to 140 days. The plant hasn't been able to keep up with orders lately, it told county economic development officials.</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 20:30:32 +0000 Ryan Delaney 38944 at http://wrvo.org Byrne Dairy expanding one of its Syracuse-area plants Byrne Dairy to join growing NY yogurt industry http://wrvo.org/post/byrne-dairy-join-growing-ny-yogurt-industry <p>The yogurt industry in upstate New York is getting attention as a bright spot in the region's lackluster economy. Now, Byrne Dairy is will be joining other companies in this growing agribusiness. Mon, 12 Nov 2012 21:51:00 +0000 Matt Richmond 28997 at http://wrvo.org Byrne Dairy to join growing NY yogurt industry