Arizona Milk Producers

Our Mission

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.

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! […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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.

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How you can ‘Fuel Up’ with milk and help those in need

Arizona Milk Producers’ GM Tammy Baker, a Registered Dietitian, has tips on how you can Fuel Up on Milk! It’s great for your bones and also helps with muscle recovery. Plus find out details on The Great American Milk Drive at all Arizona AJ’s Fine Foods locations.  

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Check out the Grilled Cheese Cart at Chase Field

Have you tried this cheesy goodness yet? The Arizona Diamondbacks added an Arizona Farms Cheese Grilled Cheese Cart this year sponsored by Arizona Milk Producers, which features three options: The Arizona Cheese with Arizona Colby; the Pit-Smoked Cheese with smoked BBQ brisket and Arizona Cheddar; and the Southwest Cheese with Pico de Gallo and Arizona Pepper Jack. On Opening […]

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