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Jugs or Cartons?

When you buy the milk, do you buy the two gallon jugs or do you break it down to four half gallan cartons? Because I always find that buying the jugs the milk goes bad quick so I get the cartons.

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GinNTonic

Asked by GinNTonic at 9:37 PM on Aug. 28, 2010 in

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  • I buy 2 1 gallon jugs, usually I freeze one.
    CaLizzyMom

    Answer by CaLizzyMom at 9:39 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • i think it depends on how quickly you use the milk. my family can go through a gallon in two days, others not so much.
    candle5

    Answer by candle5 at 9:40 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • we buy a 1-gallon, every 4-5 days
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 9:41 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • 1 gallon jug twice a week ... I only buy one at a time
    kaylan010

    Answer by kaylan010 at 9:41 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • Milk here comes in 1 gal, half gallon and quarts. I buy what's cheaper. So the one gallon.Milk here mainly comes in plastic containers. No cartons. However at one cheese factory today . They sell milk in gallon (glass) bottles. But its too expensive!
    Angellinda

    Answer by Angellinda at 9:41 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • i always buy 2 i gallon jugs when i go grocery shopping. they are both gone in a matter of days and we usually have to get milk 2 more times before i go on my big grocery shopping trip every 2 weeks.
    xtwilightx

    Answer by xtwilightx at 9:42 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • I buy the gallons.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 10:55 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • We buy 2 or 3 gallons a week. We go through it fast so it very rarely goes bad!
    7blessings

    Answer by 7blessings at 11:21 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • Gallon jugs. We should buy 1/2 ga cartons though because only DH and youngest son drink dairy.
    blessedwithree

    Answer by blessedwithree at 2:23 AM on Aug. 29, 2010

  • I used to buy half gallons,but since my son came back to live with me I buy one gallon plastic jugs. They are easier to handle. I only buy a gallon every 10 days. We are not big milk drinkers.
    zoolady12

    Answer by zoolady12 at 5:07 AM on Aug. 29, 2010

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