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Lactalis USA Announces Partnership with Feeding America®, Pledges to Help Provide 1.5 Million Meals

Lactalis USA announces a partnership with Feeding America®  to further their shared commitment to ending hunger, increasing access to nutritious dairy products and strengthening local communities. In celebration of National Dairy Month, Lactalis is committing to help provide the equivalent of 1.5 million meals to people facing hunger, along with additional product donation and initiatives for employee volunteerism and giving. …

Retail Campaign Encourages Consumers To Enjoy Summer With California Dairy Snacking

The California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) announced today the return of a retail campaign focused on summer snacking with Real California dairy products. Snacking has risen in popularity over recent years, which has shifted consumers to snack more than ever and continue to look for affordable options that offer flavor and health benefits. With the addition of California dairy in …

SNAP Dairy Nutrition Incentives Program Included in Senate Republicans’ Farm Bill Framework and Other Dairy Priorities

Today, U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), Ranking Member on the Senate Agriculture Committee, released a Farm Bill framework reflecting the priorities of Senate Republicans. The Senate Republicans’ framework includes several International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) priorities, namely the outline for a SNAP Dairy Nutrition Incentives Program, or DNIP, which expands on the SNAP Healthy Fluid Milk Incentives (HFMI) program to …

National Mastitis Council Seeks Scholar Applicants

The National Mastitis Council (NMC) Scholars program offers at least four travel scholarships for full-time graduate students interested in controlling mastitis, promoting udder health and improving milk quality. Successful applicants earn an expense-paid trip to attend the NMC 64th Annual Meeting, Jan. 29-Feb. 1, in Charlotte, N.C. To apply for the NMC Scholars program, applicants must complete the application form, …

The California Milk Advisory Board and VentureFuel Double Down on the Future of Milk with Return of Milk Excelerator Competition

The California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) has announced the return of the Real California Milk Excelerator competition, in partnership with innovation advisory VentureFuel, for a 6th year with an emphasis on Health & Wellness startups. The competition, which focuses on accelerating value-added products using real milk, features an immersive mentorship program and access to non-dilutive capital and an innovation ecosystem …

IDF World Dairy Summit 2024 Unveils Program Details

The International Dairy Federation (IDF) and IDF France representatives met in Paris last week to present the program for the IDF World Dairy Summit (WDS) taking place from October 15 – 18, 2024 in Paris-La Défense, France. This key event for the dairy sector, which brings together all its players, provides an opportunity to share with the different stakeholders such …

Nominations Open for 2024 Dairy FARM Excellence Awards

The National Dairy Farmers Assuring Responsible Management (FARM) Program has opened the nomination period for the 2024 FARM Excellence Awards. These prestigious awards spotlight participating farms and FARM Evaluators that demonstrate excellence in their engagement with the FARM Program. Awards are divided into four categories: Animal Care & Antibiotic Stewardship, Environmental Stewardship, Workforce Development and FARM Evaluator of the Year. …

Scientists from Over 30 Countries Gather for Cheese Science & Technology Symposium

Scientists and cheese specialists from all over the world travelled to Bergen in Norway recently to share the latest research and innovations in cheese technology, milk quality, nutrition and sustainability. On Tuesday June 4th a packed conference hall at the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Bergen, Norway was welcomed to a three-day cheese symposium. The IDF Cheese Science & Technology …

NMPF Board Calls for Milk Pricing Fairness, Leads on H5N1 Response

National Milk Producers Federation leadership expressed confidence that farmers would soon see a fairer federal system for milk pricing and highlighted dairy farmers’ robust response to the challenge of H5N1 influenza in dairy cattle at the organization’s Board of Directors meeting, which concluded today. “Even with all the stresses on the farm, there’s still not a better industry,” said Randy …

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