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When Andrew and Jennifer Holle aren’t busy running the day-to-day operations of their 650-head dairy farm in North Dakota, they can be found running their four kids to various activities, or literally running miles—and lots of them—as they prepare to run the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, October 8th.
We wanted to know the secret behind dairy farmer's unwavering energy, enthusiasm and passion for life. After interviewing seven Nebraska farm families, we learned these four tips that are sure to improve your life.
If you love milk, cheese, yogurt and cows — you are about to be in dairy heaven! What started out as National Milk Month in 1937, has now been celebrated as June Dairy Month for more than 75 years.
Ah, wedding season. Registering for gifts can be fun, exciting and challenging. If you need to get moo-ving on your bridal registry, or if you're shopping for your favorite dairy-loving bride, we think you will melt over these cheesy and awesome wedding gift ideas.
If you’re looking to eat a healthier diet and decrease your food waste, one easy way to do so is to stock your fridge with nutritious ingredients that can be used in several different ways. Greek yogurt is an excellent example of an ingredient that can be used in virtually any type of recipe.
We all know that wasting food is a concerning problem, but very few people see this issue up close like a school custodian. Meet Mark Glende, senior custodian at Sioux Trail Elementary School in Burnsville, Minnesota. He was seeing firsthand the amount of milk that was going down the drain every day.
In light of National Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) Day, we’d like to express our appreciation to all RDNs for their hard work and commitment to helping people make healthy food choices. We especially want to recognize the 17 RDNs on staff at Midwest Dairy who collectively have 279 years of professional experience! That is a lot of dairy-good expertise.
We all have heard that milk is a healthy choice, but what exactly does that mean? What is in milk that makes it good for us? Growing up, we were told that milk has calcium, which gives us strong bones. But really, we would drink milk because of its amazing dunk-ability when paired with our favorite cookies.