Growing Up with the Milk Tester and Milk Scales

Milk scales, the tool of choice for the county’s milk tester, proved a great tool in dairy efficiency

This scale advertises Beacon Feeds, a division of Beacon Milling Co., Cayuga, N.Y., from 1920-1960. Each scale is 60-pound capacity. The painted steel-case scale reads: Beacon Feeds Service. Top Dairymen feed Beacon. It was manufactured by Hanson Scale Co.
This scale advertises Beacon Feeds, a division of Beacon Milling Co., Cayuga, N.Y., from 1920-1960. Each scale is 60-pound capacity. The painted steel-case scale reads: Beacon Feeds Service. Top Dairymen feed Beacon. It was manufactured by Hanson Scale Co.