Dairy Farmers Educate Dietitians, School Decision-Makers about Industry

Author: Administrator | April 12, 2019

Dairy Farmers Educate Dietitians, School Decision-Makers about Industry

Dairy farmer Cyndy VanLieshout conducts an interview about the importance of students starting their day with dairy.

Registered Dietitian Conference

Chris Noble of Noblehurst Farms, Pavillion, New York, spoke to more than 300 registered dietitians at the New York State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics meeting that was themed “The Farm to Fork Journey: Bringing Taste and Nutrition.” Noble described his family’s cheesemaking business, Craigs Creamery, founded with seven other local dairy farms. View Chris Noble's Facebook Live interview at the nutrition meeting. 

School Breakfast Summits

New York dairy farmer and ADA North East board member Cyndy VanLieshout (pictured), of Albion, attended the Rochester Breakfast Summit to help school decision-makers better understand the care dairy farmers take in producing a safe, healthy and sustainable product for their students. 

Pennsylvania dairy farmers and ADA North East board members Marie Canon, of West Middlesex, and Laura Paxton, of Grove City, attended the Pittsburgh Breakfast Summit. 

Former Pittsburgh Steeler Charlie Batch and Buffalo Bills player Harrison Phillips (pictured) also attended as part of our Fuel Up to Play 60 partnership.


About American Dairy Association North East

American Dairy Association North East (ADA North East) is the dairy farmer-funded organization funded by participating dairy farmer’s checkoff investment to build demand and sales for milk and dairy foods throughout the local region. Representing nearly 11,000 dairy farm families in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and northern Virginia, ADA North East develops and implements local programs to drive milk and dairy sales at retail outlets and in schools. The organization also conducts consumer education about dairy through events, traditional and social media, and in collaboration with health professionals through National Dairy Council®. ADA North East works closely with Dairy Management Inc.™, the national dairy checkoff organization, to support nutrition research, national partnerships and developing export markets for dairy to bring a fully integrated promotion program to the region. For more information, visit www.AmericanDairy.com.