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Stephanie Cundith, MS, RD, LD
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Office: 320.363.4829
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News Releases

NDB Scholarship Award Winners Announced

The dairy checkoff has awarded 22 academic scholarships to students enrolled in programs that emphasize dairy and who have shown potential to become future dairy leaders.
By |November 20th, 2015|

Leaders Develop Solutions to Drive Future Readiness of Minnesota Students

To further empower youth to be the stewards of their own healthier, higher-achieving futures, leaders from across Minnesota joined forces today at the University of Minnesota to develop ideas which would improve school wellness and future readiness. GenYouth and Midwest Dairy Council facilitated the town hall meeting, which gathered 130 attendees and panelists spanning business, education, health, government, dairy farming and sports.
By |October 21st, 2015|

Minnesota Dairy Industry Crowns 62nd Princess Kay of the Milky Way

ST. PAUL – Kyla (KAY la) Mauk (MAWK), a 19-year-old college student from Howard Lake, Minn., representing Wright County, was crowned the 62nd Princess Kay of the Milky Way in an evening ceremony at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, August 26.

Mauk will serve as the official goodwill ambassador for nearly […]

By |August 26th, 2015|

Iowa Quality Dairy Products Showcase Winners Announced

DES MOINES, Iowa – The winners of the first annual Iowa Quality Dairy Products Showcase were announced during an awards ceremony on Wednesday, August 12, 2015, at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. The competition is meant to showcase Iowa dairy farmers and their outstanding products.

Purple and blue ribbons along with […]

By |August 14th, 2015|

Oelwein Woman Crowned 62nd Iowa Dairy Princess

DES MOINES, Iowa – Kate Stewart, an 18-year-old from Oelwein, was crowned the 62nd Iowa Dairy Princess during an evening ceremony at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines tonight (Wednesday, August 12). Stewart, daughter of Matt and Diana Stewart, will spend the year serving as a goodwill ambassador […]

By |August 12th, 2015|