Step 1: Introduction to dairy farming. Follow the power point presentation ‘Introduction to Dairy Farming’ from the resources section to learn about milk and the methods used to milk cows.
Step 2: Watch this video clip ‘Benna Fresh Milk – Farm Journey’ to widen your knowledge about the steps that Maltese farmers follow to rear cows and the method used for the milking process.
Step 3: Different types of milk – Follow the power point presentation ‘Food Commodities – Dairy’ to learn more about the different types of milk as well as substitutes to dairy milk.
Step 4: The production of milk: Watch this video clip to become aware about the production of milk in Malta.
Task 1: Milk for different needs: Complete the worksheet ‘Milk for Different Needs’ by identifying the most appropriate type pf milk that should be used for the given situations.
Step 5: Cheese production: Follow this power point presentation to learn more about the production of cheese
Task 2: After following the power point presentation about cheese production work out the worksheet ‘Dairy Farming – Cheese Production’
Step 6: Interesting uses of milk – Learn more about other uses of milk by watching the video clip ‘How to Use Milk for Glowing Skin’
Task 3: Find a variety of recipes in which milk or dairy products are used as a main ingredient. Creme Brulee is one example. Learn how to do it by watching the video clip named ‘Creme Brulee’
Extra read: ‘Milk and Dairy Foods’