This clue is “virtual” – so you can do it from anywhere! And you can use it to help complete any clue packet you pursue; that means that instead of doing 5 clues to complete your clue packet – you only have to do 4 from your clue packet!

Early Bird Clue:  The Sum of Great Cheese

Many people love Vermont’s cheese – but few know how much impact this artisan industry has on the state and Northeastern U.S. as a whole.  Using the video below, answer the following, then add up all your numbers to get your total.  We call this total:  The sum impact of making great cheese!

  • What percentage of Vermont’s dairy farms are small and have less than 200 animals?
  • What percentage of New England’s milk is produced in Vermont?
  • There is ONE cheesemaker per how many people in Vermont?
  • Every day, dairy brings in how many dollars in “circulating cash” to the state of Vermont?
  • How many jobs does dairy provide in Vermont?
Early Bird Video

Just hold on to your answers – then drop them into your clue packet’s answer uploads, and you’ll be one clue down! Links to the answer upload site will also go live Monday September 14!

Where should you go to find clue packets when we launch on Monday, September 14th?