• Dairy Snacks for your Thanksgiving Travels

    Dairy Snacks for your Thanksgiving Travels

    If you're like many Americans, you'll be traveling for Thanksgiving. Here are some diary snack suggestions to fuel you for your travels.

    Administrator | November 22, 2019

  • Fuel Up to Play 60 Students Share Success Stories at New York City Conference

    Fuel Up to Play 60 Students Share Success Stories at New York City Conference

    At a school nurses conference in New York, four Fuel Up to Play 60 students encouraged participation and told attendees about how the program and its uses of dairy have impacted their lives in and out of the classroom.

    Greg Paone | October 24, 2019

  • School Cafeteria Makeover in the Bronx a Touchdown for All

    School Cafeteria Makeover in the Bronx a Touchdown for All

    With the help of the New York Jets, the American Dairy Association North East recently completed a cafeteria makeover at Morris Campus in the Bronx, and the students are reaping the rewards with improved access to dairy.

    Greg Paone | October 11, 2019

  • The Impact of World School Milk Day on Display

    The Impact of World School Milk Day on Display

    In a recent celebration of World School Milk Day, we were on hand at School 43 in Rochester, NY to see and hear first-hand the impact milk in the classroom has on students

    Greg Paone | October 03, 2019

  • Hall of Fame Pitcher Mariano Rivera Credits Milk as a Key to Success

    Hall of Fame Pitcher Mariano Rivera Credits Milk as a Key to Success

    Legendary New York Yankees closer and Baseball Hall of Famer Mariano Rivera recently spoke to campers about the important roles milk, chocolate milk in particular, was to him during his career.

    Greg Paone | August 30, 2019

  • Summer Meals Program Comes Full Circle for Former NFL Star

    Summer Meals Program Comes Full Circle for Former NFL Star

    Former Philadelphia Eagles WR Jason Avant took part in Summer Meals growing up in Chicago, and now, he discusses why he relishes in his role as an ambassador for all the benefits of the dairy-filled meals.

    Greg Paone | July 25, 2019

  • What Summer Meals Means to the Mayor

    What Summer Meals Means to the Mayor

    Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney speaks on his personal experience with Summer Meals and why dairy and healthy meals are so important for the children of his city.

    Greg Paone | June 30, 2019

  • A Farmer, Football and the Future

    A Farmer, Football and the Future

    Dairy farmer Claire Burdette joined the Fuel Up to Play 60 Touchdown School event in Baltimore and reflected on how these kind of events can help shape the future.

    Greg Paone | June 11, 2019

  • Fuel Up to Play 60 Brings Health and Wellness Volunteer to the Field

    Fuel Up to Play 60 Brings Health and Wellness Volunteer to the Field

    Danielle Lennon knew the chance to donate time for kids' wellness and healthy eating with dairy was too good to pass up with Fuel Up to Play 60's new Touchdown Event Volunteer program.

    Greg Paone | May 31, 2019

  • Football, Dairy and Lessons for a Lifetime

    Football, Dairy and Lessons for a Lifetime

    As Fuel Up to Play 60 Program Advisor Ron Vida explains, the program isn't just about football, it's about lessons of teamwork and healthy eating with dairy that have a lasting impact.

    Greg Paone | April 29, 2019

  • Dairy Steps to the Plate

    Dairy Steps to the Plate

    The Syracuse Mets are rebranding as the Butter Sculptures for a night this summer, but there's more in common between dairy and baseball than you may think.

    Greg Paone | March 25, 2019

  • Fuel Up to Play 60's Dairy All-Star

    Fuel Up to Play 60's Dairy All-Star

    Student Ani Muralidharan and his journey within the Fuel Up to Play 60 program and his important messages on dairy have left an impact on his school and other students in his community.

    Greg Paone | February 18, 2019

  • Cream of the Crop

    Cream of the Crop

    Popular cream milk from Upstate New York's own Pittsford Farms has sweet pluses for both consumers and the environment.

    Administrator | October 25, 2018

  • New Study: Whole Milk Cuts Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

    New Study: Whole Milk Cuts Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

    A large new study links whole-fat dairy food consumption to a reduced risk for cardiovascular disease.

    Patrick Carney | September 12, 2018

  • Study: Full-Fat Milk Could Cut Risk of Stroke, Heart Attack

    Study: Full-Fat Milk Could Cut Risk of Stroke, Heart Attack

    University of Texas study busts a common myth about dairy.

    Administrator | July 17, 2018

  • Organic and Conventional Milk… Equally Nutritious

    Organic and Conventional Milk… Equally Nutritious

    Organic and conventional milk both deliver 9 essential nutrients including protein, calcium and vitamin D.

    Ania Stilwell | March 29, 2018

  • Top 5 Mommy Nutrition Bloggers to Follow

    Top 5 Mommy Nutrition Bloggers to Follow

    My go-to trusted sources that you need to follow to make your family’s year healthier.

    Michelle Barber, MA, RDN, CDN Follow her @DairyMomRD | March 08, 2018

  • I Heart School Breakfast...Do you?

    I Heart School Breakfast...Do you?

    Stefanie Dove, RDN talks about her job, the importance of school breakfast and promoting health and wellness in this Q & A.

    Stefanie Dove, RDN | March 05, 2018

  • Dairy Foods that Help Keep Your Teeth Healthy

    Dairy Foods that Help Keep Your Teeth Healthy

    Include these dairy foods in your diet for good dental hygiene and a sparkly white smile.

    Francesca Lynch | February 28, 2018

  • 5 Reasons to Always Choose Cow’s Milk over the Alternatives

    5 Reasons to Always Choose Cow’s Milk over the Alternatives

    A comparison of an 8-oz. glass of cow’s milk to soy, almond, coconut and rice beverages.

    Francesca Lynch | February 21, 2018

  • Running into Sports Nutrition

    Running into Sports Nutrition

    Sports nutrition is important no matter what type of physical activity you participate in.

    Emily Tills | November 22, 2017

  • Do You Dairy?

    Do You Dairy?

    Dairy contains Vitamin D which works with calcium and phosphorus to provide optimal bone health. Allison Kreimeier discusses what that means for athletes.

    Allison Kreimeier, MS, RD, CSSD | October 18, 2017

  • Hey, Athletes - Make Sure to Eat Lunch, Too!

    Hey, Athletes - Make Sure to Eat Lunch, Too!

    Most athletes recognize the importance of eating breakfast, but lunch is equally as important. Sue James on how to balance the food choices to be adequately prepared for practice and workouts.

    Sue James, MS, RD, LDN | October 10, 2017

  • Eating on $4 Per Day – Can You Do It?

    Eating on $4 Per Day – Can You Do It?

    In the United States, nearly 1 in 8 people struggle with hunger, according to Feeding America. As a former grocery store dietitian, I often saw the subtle signs of food insecurity when customers would tell me they had to wait until the following month to

    Administrator | September 28, 2017