Dairy foods resources available on website; dairy plant directory offered
April 15, 2015
Penn State Extension is offering two important resources related to dairy products.
Protein-rich sports drink developed at Center for Food Innovation
April 13, 2015
A new sports recovery drink developed by a Penn State researcher, produced by the Penn State Berkey Creamery and tested by Penn State football players is now available. Dr. Pete’s Recovery Drink, a chocolate milk infused with an innovative research-based protein formula, is currently on sale at Café Laura in Mateer Building and will be available in the near future at Berkey Creamery.
Probing Question: What is umami?
March 31, 2015
The next time you're at a dinner party and want to spice up the conversation, you might compliment the hosts on their umami-rich appetizers. Then wait a moment until someone invariably asks, "What's umami?"
Penn State food science professor to lead international organization
March 25, 2015
John Coupland, professor of food science in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences, has been elected president of the Institute of Food Technologists, the premier scientific and educational society serving the food science and technology field.
Penn State Extension helps food companies supply safe, healthy foods
March 23, 2015
Thanks to Pennsylvania's strong agricultural industry, state residents enjoy an abundance of fresh, safe, quality foods. It can be easy to take the safety of the food supply for granted, but food companies -- with help from Penn State -- work hard to ensure the products they provide are as safe to consume as they are healthful and delicious.