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.
Mesquite Elementary Students Serving Up Deliciousness at Their 2nd Annual Breakfast Cook-Off
Mesquite Elementary School in Gilbert held their Second Annual Fuel Up to Play 60 Cook-Off and it was nothing short of delicious!! PE teacher and Fuel Up to Play 60 Program Advisor Morgan Pardy reached out to local breakfast eatery, Snooze, and invited them to visit with students about cooking using different types of food. […]Read More
Connolly Middle School band teacher receives 3TV’s Silver Apple Award
Congratulations to our Silver Apple Award winner for the month of March. The award was presented by 3TV’s Javier Soto and Dairy Council of Arizona Committee Member Jim Boyle. To see previous winners, log on to azfamily.com.Goto Video
Apply for Fuel Up to Play 60 School Nutrition Equipment Grants
We are excited to share that beginning on Monday, March 6, 2017, National Dairy Council, in partnership with Dairy Council of Arizona, will be continuing our commitment to help enhance students’ lives through the offer of school nutrition equipment grants to help improve the school meals environment. These funds will be instrumental in helping schools […]Read More
Cheese TV! Dairy Goes Digital for One School’s Morning Announcements
The Fuel Up To Play 60 team at Garden Lakes Elementary is thinking outside the milk carton when it comes to nutrition education! Joining forces with their school’s Digital Press Club, these students developed the “Friday Fuel Up Network” which includes a “Food for Thought” segment. Each week a question is posed to the student […]Read More
General Manager celebrates 30-year anniversary
Congratulations to Tammy Baker, MS, RD, on celebrating 30 years with Arizona Milk Producers and Dairy Council of Arizona. During her 30 years with the company, she has worked in the areas of nutrition education, merchandising, promotion, communications and advertising. As General Manager, she currently is responsible for the planning and implementation of the check-off […]Read More
Building a Healthy Community Through Fuel Up To Play 60
“Our community has been motivated by the positive changes we are seeing since participating in Fuel Up to Play 60. Two years ago Lowell Elementary received a grant to help make our school more healthy and active. The funding helped with two main events: a Zumba/Smoothie Night and a Bowl Away Diabetes Night. Our Zumba/Smoothie […]Read More
Frank Elementary Students Show Us the Heart of Fuel Up To Play 60!
Running for the month of February is our Fuel Up To Play 60 “Show Us Your Heart” contest. Students are encouraged to include fellow classmates in nutrition and physical activity Plays related to Fuel Up To Play 60 and share their efforts via pictures, stories and videos. At Frank Elementary, Program Advisor Brianna Peyer presented […]Read More