to Promote Good Health and Nutrition
Arizona Milk Producers is a nonprofit promotion, communication, and nutrition education organization working on behalf of Arizona dairy farmers to increase dairy sales, foster innovation and inspire consumer confidence in dairy products and practices.
Coach Bowman cites milk consumption part of Phelp’s success
Kids from the Boys and Girls Club in Phoenix got to learn from a renown swim coach at the Maryvale Family YMCA during June Dairy Month. Bob Bowman, head coach of the Arizona State University swim team as well as Team USA, taught children basic fundamentals of swimming and water safety. He also placed an […]Read More
D-backs’ Baxter joins students at Chandler Pizza Camp
We wrapped up June Dairy Month with a visit to the Chief Hill Learning Academy in Chandler for their fun Pizza Camp as part of the Summer Food Service Program. There were nearly 100 people in attendence between students and their parents. The kids all got to use their culinary talents to make pizzas. […]Read More
Happy Birthday to Dairy Farmer Jason Van Der Toorn! He is Truly Outstanding in His Field!!
We are proud of Jason who represents one of many Arizona dairy farmers who fund and support Fuel Up To Play 60, a fun and rewarding in-school wellness program that encourages physical activity, healthy nutrition and student leadership. Visit FuelUpToPlay60.com for information on the opportunities that await when you bring this program to your school! […]Read More
Buy Local: Milk, yogurt, cheese made in Arizona
Did you know the milk you buy at Frys, Safeway, Albertsons, Bashas, AJ’s and Food City, was produced by an Arizona dairy farm family within two days of it being bottled and delivered to the stores? On 12 News Arizona Midday, Dairy Council of Arizona’s Terri Verason, RD, features delicious and nutritious dairy products made right here in […]Goto Video
Safford’s Rios, Thatcher’s Bryce named All-Americans
Two area athletes were named All-Americans — Safford High School’s Chanse Rios and Thatcher High School’s Kason Bryce. Dairy Council of Arizona, Arizona Coaches Association and the American Leadership Academy presented the 29th annual Winter and Spring High School All-American Awards on May 21. Twenty-two senior student-athletes from around the state were honored. The awards were […]Read More
Pinal 40 awards 22 students with $46,500 in scholarships
Twenty-two bright Pinal County students, furthering their education in an Agriculture field, are this year’s Pinal 40 scholarship recipients. The scholarships, totaling $46,500 from Pinal 40, were handed Thursday, June 2nd. Pinal 40 exists as a fraternity of community members who organized with the primary objective of promoting Pinal County, its youth as well as farming and agriculture […]Read More
School’s Out for Summer: Healthy summer snacks for kids
For most, school is now out for the summer. Terri Verason, a Registered Dietitian with Dairy Council of Arizona, shares healthy summer snacks for kids.Goto Video