Including Dairy in Back to School Nutrition

Including Dairy in Back to School Nutrition

August is back to school month for most of us and as we all gear up for a season of education, it is important to take a moment to think about nutrition, too. Days and weeks get busy quickly with no shortage of activities for kids and families during the school year....
Nevada Dairy Industry Employment Impact

Nevada Dairy Industry Employment Impact

How does the Nevada dairy industry impact employment and the job market? Home to just over 20 dairy farms ranging in size from 500 cows to over 25,000 cows, Nevada, as a state, ranks 32nd in milk production by volume. Nevada dairy farms bring delicious nutrition...
What is Pasteurization & How Does it Work?

What is Pasteurization & How Does it Work?

There’s a lot of confusion around what it means to pasteurize milk and why it’s done. Here’s what you need to know. Simply put, pasteurization is the process of heating then cooling milk to eliminate potentially harmful bacteria without affecting the taste or...
Dairy Council® of Nevada Summer Food Service Program 2019

Dairy Council® of Nevada Summer Food Service Program 2019

School’s out for summer! For most kids, summer break means late nights, no homework, and lots of fun. But for some children, summer break can mean uncertainty about meals. Summer food service programs provide the nutritional bridge between the end of one school year...
Sustainability on Nevada Dairy Farms

Sustainability on Nevada Dairy Farms

  Our dairy farmers not only care for their cows and produce nutritious, quality products, but they are also vigilant stewards of the land. They are continually looking for opportunities and refining processes to reuse and recycle resources on the farm to reduce their...
Celebrating National Dairy Month!

Celebrating National Dairy Month!

June is National Dairy Month and we’re ready to celebrate! Dairy products are some of the most affordable, nutrient-dense foods you can consume. And besides being nutritious, they’re also delicious! National Dairy Month originated in 1937 as National Milk Month. It...

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