Our team works to secure news stories and media coverage that showcases our dairy farm families – the work they do on the farm, in the community and for the planet.

Media inquiries should be directed to Brenda Beltram.

November 2021

This American Dairy Farmer

11/16 – Lancaster Online (Lancaster, PA)

  • Conestoga dairy farmer Ed Facer featured in digital video series

11/13 – Livingston County News (Geneseo, NY)

  • Every gallon tells a story: ‘This American Dairy Farmer’ showcases area farms

11/13 – The Daily News (Batavia, NY)

  • Every gallon tells a story: ‘This American Dairy Farmer’ showcases area farms

Dairying for Tomorrow

11/17 – WIVT-TV (Binghamton, NY)

  • Tioga County farm wins top dairy award

11/8 – Gettysburg Times (Gettysburg, PA)

  • Local farm wins community outreach award

11/8 – WEBO Radio/My Hometown Today (Owego, NY)

  • Tioga County farm receives award from dairy association for protecting waterways

11/6 – Latrobe Bulletin (Latrobe, PA)

  • Local farm wins community outreach award

11/6 – Tribune-Review (Pittsburg, PA)

  • Unity farming family earns dairy industry award for community outreach

11/6 – The Daily Courier (Connellsville, PA)

  • Receives award

11/6 – Finger Lakes Daily News (Geneva, NY)

  • Union Springs Farm Wins American Dairy Association Award

11/4 – WETM-TV (Elmira, NY)

  • Local farm gets honorable mention for northeast region top dairy prize

October 2021

Chocolate Milk – Official Drink of Halloween

10/29 – WKBW-TV/AM Buffalo (Buffalo, NY)

  • Halloween fun with chocolate milk

10/29 – WUSA-TV/Great Day Washington (Washington, DC)

  • The “official beverage” of Halloween | American Dairy Assoc.

10/28 – WBRE-TV/PA Live! (Scranton Wilkes-Barre, PA)

  • American Dairy Association on PA live!

10/27 – WSYR-TV/Bridge Street (Syracuse, NY)

  • Fun & Delicious Recipes Using Chocolate Milk

10/26 – WMAR-TV/Midday Maryland (Baltimore, MD)

  • American Dairy Association North East – Halloween

Virtual Farm Tours

October 21 – WKBW-TV (Buffalo, NY)

  • October is farm to school month

October 18 – North Country Now (Potsdam, NY)

  • 75 Ogdensburg students attend virtual farm tour at Stauffer Farms of North Lawrence

October 17 – Livingston County News (Geneseo, NY)

  • Live, from the farm: Mulligan Farm in Avon shares its story with virtual tours online

October 15 – Inform NNY (Watertown, NY)

  • Ogdensburg students visit North Country dairy farm virtually from classroom

October 14 – WHAM-TV (Rochester, NY)

  • Virtual field trips could be the new normal for schools

October 14 – WIVB-TV (Buffalo, NY)

  • Ken-Ton students virtually check out farm life

October 13 – WPMT-TV (Harrisburg, PA)

  • Want your kids to learn more about farming? Students can visit Star Rock Farms virtually and free on Thursday

October 13 – Auburn Citizen (Auburn, NY)

  • Virtual farm tour held for students in New York state

October 6 – WHTM-TV (Harrisburg, PA)

  • Fall Special: Virtual Farm Tours with Star Rock Farms

September 2021

National Coffee Day

September 29 – WMAR-TV (Baltimore, MD)

  • American Dairy Association NE – National Coffee Day

September 29 – WKBW-TV (Buffalo, NY)

  • Today is National Coffee Day – Create your own art on lattes

September 29 – WHTM-TV (Harrisburg, PA)

  • National Coffee Day with Master Latte Artist Michael Breach

September 29 – WSYR-TV (Syracuse, NY)

  • Make Latte Art With Whole Milk on National Coffee Day

September 29 – KDKA-TV (Pittsburgh, PA)

  • National Coffee Day: We Love It A Latte!

Rochester Marathon

September 23 – WHEC-TV (Rochester, NY)

  • Run the Roc: Staying healthy during and after race week

New York State Fair Butter Sculpture Recycling

September 15 – Democrat & Chronicle (Rochester, NY)

  • Spread the word: This is what becomes of the NYS Fair’s massive butter sculpture

September 9 – Rome Sentinel (Rome, NY)

  • Sizzling end for State Fair’s popular butter sculpture

September 9 – Auburn Citizen (Auburn, NY)

  • Watch Now: Time-lapse video of NYS Fair butter sculpture deconstruction

September 9 – Spectrum News (Rochester, NY)

  • State Fair butter sculpture meets its match on WNY farm

September 8 – Big Frog 104 Radio (Marcy, NY)

  • Watch the New York State Fair Butter Sculpture Get Recycled into Energy

September 8 – Finger Lakes 1 (Seneca Falls, NY)

  • What happens to the butter sculpture after the New York State Fair?

September 8 – My Hometown Today (Owego, NY)

  • New York State Fair’s 800-lb. butter sculpture dismantled and recycled into energy

September 8 – Inform NNY (Watertown, NY)

  • NYS Fair 800-pound butter sculpture to be recycled into renewable energy

September 8 – WNY News Now (Jamestown, NY)

  • State Fair Butter Sculpture Will Be Turned Into Green Energy, Powering NY Homes

September 8 – Livingston County News (Geneseo, NY)

  • Meeting its fate: State Fair’s butter sculpture becomes food for Noblehurst Farms digester

September 7 – WHAM-TV (Rochester, NY)

  • NYS Fair’s butter sculpture recycled at Pavilion farm

September 7 – WIBX Radio (Utica, NY)

  • What Happens To The Butter Sculpture When The NYS Fair Ends?

September 7 – Syracuse.com (Syracuse, NY)

  • Spread the news: The NY State Fair butter sculpture heads back to the farm (photos)

September 7 – WSYR-TV (Syracuse, NY)

  • WATCH: Time lapse of the demolition of The Fair butter sculpture

September 7 – Spectrum News (Syracuse, NY)

  • State Fair butter sculpture gets recycled into energy

August 2021

Maryland State Fair

August 30 – WJZ-TV (Baltimore, MD)

  • Vote For Sean Streicher, Meg McNamara In State Fair Milkshake Competition

August 27 – WMAR-TV (Baltimore, MD)

  • American Dairy Association North East – Undeniably Dairy Shake Off 2021

August 26 – WBFF-TV (Baltimore, MD)

  • FUN AT THE FAIR| Healthy shakes

New York State Fair Dairy Day

September 15 – Oneida Daily Dispatch (Oneida, NY)

  • Snapshot: Celebrating 100 years of cow excellence

September 13 – Big Frog 104 Radio (Marcy, NY)

  • New York Dairy Farm Celebrates 100 Years of Showing Cows at State Fair

September 2 – Oneida Daily Dispatch (Oneida, NY)

  • Fairgoers participate in ‘Milk Moves Me’ booth at state fair

August 27 – Syracuse.com (Syracuse, NY)

  • Day 8 at the NYS Fair: Today’s handpicked menu and schedule

August 27 – Syracuse.com (Syracuse, NY)

  • NYS Fair on pace for lowest attendance in 40 years; more top stories (Good Morning CNY for Aug. 27) – Photo of the Day

August 26 – WSYR-TV (Syracuse, NY)

  • New York State Fair celebrates annual ‘Dairy Day’

August 26 – WSYR-TV/Bridge Street (Syracuse, NY)

  • Celebrate Dairy Day At The New York State Fair

August 26 – Spectrum News (Syracuse, NY)

  • Dairy Day highlights importance of local farming at the fair

August 26 – Syracuse.com (Syracuse, NY)

  • Snap a selfie at 15 Great New York State Fair photo spots

August 26 – Syracuse.com (Syracuse, NY)

  • Day 7 at the NYS Fair: Today’s handpicked menu and schedule

August 26 – WUHF/Good Day Rochester (Rochester, NY)

  • Dairy Day at New York State Fair

August 26 – WBNG-TV (Binghamton, NY)

  • ‘Milk Moves Me’: State Fair adds special photo booth on Dairy Day

August 25 – WSYR-TV/Bridge Street (Syracuse, NY)

  • Celebrating Dairy At The NY State Fair

August 20 – Syracuse.com (Syracuse, NY)

  • NY State Fair: What’s new and different at the Dairy Products Building

New York State Fair Butter Sculpture Unveiling

August 27 – More Than The Curve (Conshohocken, PA)

  • Conshohocken artists create butter sculpture for New York State Fair for 19th year

August 23 – Finger Lakes Times (Geneva, NY)

  • FARMING: Butter Sculpture Unveiled at New York State Fair

August 20 – Rome Sentinel (Rome, NY)

  • State Fair unveils butter sculpture

August 20 – WSYR-TV/Bridge Street (Syracuse, NY)

  • 2021 Butter Sculpture Unveiled At The New York State Fair

August 20 – Democrat & Chronicle (Rochester, NY)

  • 5 new things to eat, drink and see at the New York State Fair 2021

August 20 – NewzJunky (Watertown, NY)

  • 2021 butter sculpture revealed at NYS Fair

August 19 – WSYR-TV (Syracuse, NY)

  • American Dairy Association North East unveils the 2021 Butter Sculpture

August 19 – WWNY-TV (Watertown, NY)

  • State fair butter sculpture unveiled

August 19 – WHAM-TV (Rochester, NY)

  • New York State Fair butter sculpture revealed: See pictures and video here

August 19 – Press Connects (Binghamton, NY)

  • New York State Fair butter sculpture unveiled. See the photos

August 19 – My Hometown Today (Owego, NY)

  • NYS Fair Butter Sculpture: Back to School, Sports, and Play; Fair opens Friday morning

August 19 – CNY Central (Syracuse, NY)

  • New York State Fair butter sculpture revealed: See pictures and video here

August 19 – Spectrum News (Syracuse, NY)

  • 2021 Great New York State Fair butter sculpture unveiled

August 19 – WTEN-TV (Albany, NY)

  • Butter Sculpture unveiled at New York State Fair

August 19 – Syracuse.com (Syracuse, NY)

  • NYS Fair 2021 butter sculpture revealed (photos / video)

August 19 – WIBX Radio (Utica, NY)

  • Take A Look At The 2021 New York State Fair Butter Sculpture

August 19 – Auburn Citizen (Auburn, NY)

  • Watch Now: New York State Fair butter sculpture unveiled

August 19 – WGRZ-TV (Buffalo, NY)

  • New York State Fair Unveils The 53-rd Annual Butter Sculpture

August 19 – Inform NNY (Watertown, NY)

  • ‘You’re Gonna Need Milk For That’: Annual Butter Sculpture unveiled at NY State Fair

August 19 – Democrat & Chronicle (Rochester, NY)

  • New York State Fair butter sculpture unveiled. See the photos

August 19 – The Hawk 98.1 Radio (Binghamton, NY)

  • New York State Fair’s Butter Sculpture Has Been Revealed [VIDEO]

August 19 – Lite 98.7 Radio (Marcy, NY)

  • Take A Look At The 2021 New York State Fair Butter Sculpture

New York State Fair Butter Sculpture Preview

August 18 – CNY Central (Syracuse, NY)

  • Butter Sculpture unveiling kicks off the Great New York State Fair

August 18 – WHAM-TV (Rochester)

  • New York State Fair butter sculpture to be unveiled Thursday

August 18 –  WHEC-TV (Rochester, NY)

  • State Fair butter sculpture revealed Thursday

August 18 – The Daily News (Batavia, NY)

  • Local butter has starring role in State Fair sculpture

August 12 – Auburn Citizen (Auburn, NY)

  • Watch Now: Butter arrives for 2021 New York State Fair sculpture

August 12 – WNBF News Radio (Binghamton, NY)

  • New York State Fair is Getting Ready to Butter Up

August 12 – Big Frog 104 (Marcy, NY)

  • GALLERY: Butter Sculptures Over the Years at New York State Fair

August 11 – WSYR-TV (Syracuse, NY)

  • Creation of 53rd Annual Butter Sculpture has been started for New York State Fair reveal

August 11 – CNY Central (Syracuse, NY)

  • 800 lbs of sculpting butter arrives at New York State Fairgrounds Wednesday

August 11 – Inform NNY (Watertown, NY)

  • 800 pounds of butter arrives to NYS Fair for 2021 butter sculpture

August 11 – Syracuse.com (Syracuse, NY)

  • What will this year’s butter sculpture be? 800 pounds of butter arrive at NYS Fair

August 11 – WHEC-TV (Rochester, NY)

  • 800 pounds of butter to be delivered to State Fairgrounds for butter sculpture

August 11 – WGNA Radio (Albany, NY)

  • How Does 800 lbs Of Butter Become A Beautiful New York Work Of Art?

July 22 – Syracuse.com (Syracuse, NY)

  • Smooth like butter: Yes, you can see NYS Fair’s popular sculpture in person this year

Keeping Cows Cool

August 26 – Spectrum News (Watertown, NY)

  • Keeping cows safe and cool in high temperatures and humidity

August 23 – Oswego County News Now (Oswego, NY)

  • A day on the dairy farm

August 20 – WGRZ-TV (Buffalo)

  • Beating the summer heat, humidity in cow country

August 19 – WNY News Now (Jamestown, NY)

  • Dewittville Family Farm Keeping Cows Cool Amid Summertime Heat

August 18 – Spectrum News (Albany, NY)

  • Dairy farmers try to keep cows cool during hot summer

August 12 – WCAX-TV (Burlington, VT)

  • North Country farm works to keep cows cool

August 12 – WHTM-TV (Harrisburg, PA)

  • Summer heatwave affects Midstate farmers

August 10 – WWNY-TV (Watertown, NY)

  • Beating the heat on a hot & humid summer day

August 5 – Inform NNY (Watertown, NY)

  • North Country dairy farmers working to keep cows cool during summer

August 5 – HudsonValley 360 (Hudson, NY)

  • Cows keep udderly cool thanks to fan system

County Fair Letters to the Editor

September 15 – Capital Gazette (Annapolis, MD)

  • Estimates of lost sports betting revenue ‘way out of whack’; Remember Maryland’s dairy farmers; why the resistance to COVID vaccines? | READER COMMENTARY

August 21 – Meadville Tribune (Meadville, PA)

  • LETTER: Preparing for fair takes a long time

August 13 – Springville Journal (Springville, NY)

  • Letter to the Editor: It’s time for the Erie County Fair

August 12 – Butler Eagle (Butler, PA)

  • Connect with neighbors

August 1 – Baltimore Sun (Baltimore, MD)

  • Support of Founding Fathers; fair highlights county’s agriculture | READER COMMENTARY

July 13 – Kent County News (Easton, MD)

  • Fair Time

July 2021

Summer Meals

July 28 – WSYR-TV (Syracuse, NY)

  • Local school districts making sure students get meals during the summer

July 15 – WPIX-TV (New York, NY)

  • NYC schools chancellor promotes free meals for students

July 15 – WCBS-TV (New York, NY)

  • Fighting Food Insecurity: Officials Say Summer Meals Program Now Expanded To Any New Yorker In Need

July 13 – Spectrum News (Buffalo, NY)

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo offering free meals to kids in need during summer months

July 12 – WGRZ-TV (Buffalo, NY)

  • Free summer meals available Tuesday to all children 18 and under

June 29 – TAPintoCamden (Camden, NJ)

  • School District Prioritizing Nutrition, Exercise and Literacy This Summer

June 28 – News 12 New Jersey (Newark, NJ)

  • Camden schools continue free meal program through summer for students

Keeping Cows Cool

June 2021

Fill a Glass with Hope® – Price Chopper

June 18 – WIVT-TV (Binghamton, NY)

  • “Fill a Glass With Hope” promotion at Price Chopper in honor of National Dairy Month

June 17– WWNY-TV (Watertown, NY)

  • Rounding up to help supply food banks with milk

June 17 – WBNG-TV (Binghamton, NY)

  • Grocery store helps fight food insecurity in Southern Tier

June 16 – Spectrum News (Syracuse, NY)

  • Price Chopper campaign encourages donations to help families get milk

June 9 – Press-Republican (Plattsburgh, NY)

  • Spotlight on Business: June 9, 2021

June 8 – Big Frog 104 (Marcy, NY)

  • Got Milk? American Dairy Association is Making Sure Everyone has a Glass of Hope

June 7 – My Little Falls (Little Falls, NY)

  • Price Chopper partners with American Dairy Association to provide milk to local food banks

June 7 – WTEN-TV (Albany, NY)

  • Market 32, American Dairy Association to provide milk to local food banks this summer 

June 5 – WBNG-TV (Binghamton, NY)

  • ‘Fill a Glass with Hope’ program at Price Chopper Markets helps fight food insecurity in local communities

June 5 – WSYR-TV (Syracuse, NY)

  • Price Chopper and Market 32 to donate milk to local food banks

Fill a Glass with Hope® – Weis Markets

World Milk Day

North Country Milk & Food Drive

May 2021

Virtual Farm Tours

Gouverneur Milk & Food Distribution

April 2021

ADANE Board Member

Syracuse Milk & Food Distribution

March 2021

National School Breakfast Week

New York State Public High School Athletic Association with Leslie Bonci

February 2021

Super Bowl Recipes

Dairy Princess Pageant (Contestant Features)

Dairy Princess Pageant (Post-Event Stories)

January 2021

Pennsylvania Farm Show Virtual Butter Sculpture

Pennsylvania Farm Show Undeniably Dairy Shake-off

NY Thursdays Contest/Fuel Up to Play 60 Zoom Call with Thurman Thomas

2020 National Milk Day

December 2020

Christmas recipes

November 2020

Virtual Farm Tour

Thanksgiving Recipes

October 2020

Dairying For Tomorrow

National Farmer’s Day

Halloween Recipes

August 2020

Maryland State Fair

Camden, NJ School Nutrition Director

Milk Drives

Watertown, NY Milk Drive

Rolling Harvest Food Rescue Delivers Milk to Those in Need

Greensburg Milk Drive

Philadelphia Milk Drive

Ulster, Pa. Milk Drive

Hastings, Pa. Milk Drive

Danville, Pa. Milk Drive

Harrisburg, Pa. Milk Drive

Clearfield County Milk Drive

Hershey, Pa. Milk Drive