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December 8, 2017

Some like it with a sprinkle of nutmeg, others enjoy it with a dollop of whipped cream on top, but this season we have another reason you can enjoy your eggnog!

Washington dairy farmers are proud to be behind your favorite holiday drink but are even more proud to stand behind a movement which gets dairy to the ones who need it most.

December 5, 2017

Students Drink More Milk When It’s Served HOT

Breakfast, known for its high rank among the meals, is even better with a glass of milk, melted cheese, a splash of milk over cereal, or a cup of yogurt. And for most, cold mornings in Washington State are best accompanied by a hot drink, something to warm the hands and wake the mind—like chocolate milk!

December 4, 2017

For western Washington, Sequim, has little rain accumulation, only about 17 inches of water each year, but the Dungeness River provides many locals their livelihood year round. From the local Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s fishing practices to local farmers’ needs for reliable irrigation to grow crops, the whole community works together to conserve one of their most precious resources—water.

October 17, 2017

Welcome to our blog series, Dairying: Through a Woman’s Eyes. This series will highlight women who are actively owning or operating dairy farms around our great state of Washington.

October 17, 2017

For over 50 years World Dairy Expo has been the esteemed dairy event of the year. Held from October 3-7, in Madison, Wisconsin over 70,000 dairy farmers, organization leaders, and dairy enthusiasts gathered to learn about the newest innovations in the industry and watch top dairy cattle from across the continent compete in the distinguished breed shows.

October 16, 2017

Teachers and health professionals across our state rely on Washington Dairy Council materials to teach the importance of good nutrition and eating dairy foods every day. Since the beginning of the year, over 4,600 educators have turned to eatsmart.org to find information, lesson plans, and teaching tools. Click the image below to see how one P.E. teacher uses Washington Dairy Council materials to teach her students about choosing milk as a healthy beverage choice! 

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