Childhood Nutrition

Nutrient-rich dairy foods play an important role in children’s nutrition. Learn more below.

Resources

Fuel the School Year with Nutrition

See how healthy eating can help your child excel in the classroom. Learn More.

The Wellness Impact Report

A growing body of research shows a link between proper nutrition, physical activity and academic achievement. Learn More.

Snacks, Sweetened Beverages, Added Sugars, and Schools

Policy statement from American Academy of Pediatrics. Learn More.

ReThink Your Drink

Compare milk’s nutrition to other beverages. Learn More.

Your Kids Need Calcium

Growing Children Need Calcium to Build Strong Bones and Teeth! Learn More.

Children’s Diets with Nutrient-Rich Milk

Benefits of milk for child nutrition and serving recommendations. Learn More.

Breakfast After the Bell: An investment today for our kids’ future

Learn about the benefits of Breakfast After the Bell and which organizations endorse the program. Learn More.

Good Nutrition Helps Your Family Get Ahead of Lead

NYS Department of Health infographic shows dairy helps your family get ahead of lead. Learn More.

The Wellness Impact Executive Summary

Executive summary of the Wellness Impact report. Learn More.

Look at nutrient density when talking about healthy diet

Commentary from American Academy of Pediatrics. Learn More.

ReThink Your Drink (Spanish)

Compare milk’s nutrition to other beverages. Learn More.

Airplane Choo Choo

Tips for feeding your baby for the first two years. Learn More.

Lactose Intolerance and Your Child

Tips for parents of lactose intolerant children. Learn More.

Hunger in Our Schools: Report 2015

No Kid Hungry reveals the crisis of hunger in our schools from the perspective of teachers, principals and staff, and recommends serving breakfast as part of the school day as a solution. Learn More.

Breakfast

Breakfast not only fills bellies, it fuels minds. Learn more below.

An Investment Today for our Kids’ Future

See who supports Breakfast in the Classroom. Learn More.

FRAC Breakfast for Health

Read the Breakfast for Health report from the Food Resource and Action Center. Learn More.

Breakfast Matters Infographic

Read about the benefits of eating breakfast from Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics. Learn More.

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ’s on Breakfast in the Classroom. Learn More.

Breakfast Changes Lives Infographic

View benefits from kids who eat school breakfast. Learn More.

Milk with Meals

There’s an easy way to make sure you get three servings of dairy every day – drink a glass of low-fat milk with breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Low-Fat Milk is a Healthy Choice

Find out about nutrient content of low-fat milk. Learn More.

Family Dinner Comparison

See how switching out your beverage changes the nutrition of your entire meal. Learn More.

Low-Fat Milk is a Healthy Choice (Spanish)

Find out about nutrient content of low-fat milk. Learn More.

Choose Well, Live Well

Low-fat milk is a nutritious choice for your family. Learn More.

Flavored Milk (FM)

The best milk for a kids is the one they will drink. Learn how flavored milk is really nutrition in disguise.

Milk: Nutrient Power House

Check out the nutrient profile of a glass of flavored milk. Learn More.

The State of Flavored Milk in Schools

Learn how processors have reformulated flavored milk to reduce added sugar and calories. Learn More.

5 Reasons Why Flavored Milk Matters!

Adding chocolate to milk does not take away its nine essential nutrients. Learn More.

The Truth About Flavored Milk

Learn the truth about flavored milk from this handout. Learn More.

Flavored Milk FAQ

Get answers to questions about flavored milk, such as how nutritious is flavored milk and how does flavored milk fit into school nutrition programs. Learn More.

Important School Lunchroom News

New study reveals negative nutritional impact of removing chocolate milk. Learn More.

Picky Eaters

Picky Eaters come in all ages. Learn tips and techniques for handling them.

Airplane Choo Choo Health Behaviors

Tips for feeding your baby for the first two years. Learn More.

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

Research, handouts, and other materials, about dairy’s role in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).

Low-Fat Milk is a Healthy Choice

Nutrition information on low-fat milk. Learn More.

Low-Fat Milk is a Healthy Choice (Spanish)

Nutrition information on low-fat milk. Learn More.