Raising a Family on the Farm: How every member contributes

Posted On December 5th, 2016 by

Sometimes technology can get in the way of time spent together during the holidays, but not for this family! Thanks to the help of farming robotics, the family behind New Day Dairy has the […]

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‘Tis the Season to Bake… with Butter

Posted On December 1st, 2016 by

Cookie swaps, holiday pot lucks, teacher gifts, the list of occasions for which to bake this time of year goes on and on. But the debate we often have while reading recipes – “Butter […]

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Milk Jam: Not your average #DairyDelicious recipe

Posted On November 30th, 2016 by

What makes the perfect pairing with both gouda cheese and iced coffee? Think beyond crackers and whipped cream. While this may not sound practical, milk jam is a sweet and gooey addition to any holiday dish. […]

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Ask the Experts: What Do You Eat When…? Holiday Edition

Posted On November 16th, 2016 by
The holidays are here and at the center of it all is food! How can your family enjoy the season’s goodies without overdoing it? How can you include dairy in your holiday recipes and gifts? Midwest Dairy registered dietitian nutritionists share their tips for how to eat, drink and enjoy dairy during the holidays!
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Harvest 2016: Midwest Dairy Farm Round-Up

Posted On October 19th, 2016 by

It doesn’t seem like that look ago planting season in Midwest Dairy-land began. As per usual Mother Nature dictates when harvest begins and ends. When is the weather just right? What’s the window of time […]

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Empowering Women in Agriculture in Mexico

Posted On September 30th, 2016 by

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is a success.” – Henry Ford

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How to Melt Cheese for Soups, Sauces and Fondue

Posted On September 23rd, 2016 by
While we wait for Mother Nature to catch up to the season, I’m not wasting any time thinking about fall favorites. When the temperature drops, warm and tasty soups, fondues, sauces and pasta dishes gravitate toward our tables. Yet, have you ever tried to melt natural cheese and ended up with a clumpy, oily mess?
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Ask the Experts: What Do You Eat When… ?

Posted On September 19th, 2016 by

From bonfires, to sporting events, Halloween, pumpkin patches, apple-picking and more, fall has an abundance of fun seasonal activities. How do you enjoy autumn’s popular activities and heartier comfort foods, and still make healthier […]

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Fuel Up to Play 60 Develops Student Leaders

Posted On September 15th, 2016 by

I’ve personally seen how Fuel Up to Play 60 empowers students to improve the nutrition and physical activity environment in their schools.  The program impacts students’ lives by building confidence, developing leadership skills and improving […]

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