To help the needy and the cheese industry, “Agriculture Minister Luca Zaia has committed to buying 100,000 66-pound (30-kilogram) wheels each of Parmigiano Reggiano and the very similar Grana Padano cheese to donate.”
Talk about creative. Why dump milk when you can turn it into great food. I’ll step up as Cheese Czar.
Interestingly they say prices have dropped 25% in the last few years. Due to the weak dollar we sure haven’t seen lower prices. Maybe with things changing we’ll be able to ramp up US Parmesan consumption.