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April 8, 2022

Finding the Milk that Fits Just Right

Milk is one of the most nutrient-dense beverages you can consume. It’s packed with 13 essential nutrients and is even considered a superfood. Milk is a simple mix of water, healthy fats, and proteins. There are various milk options that we can reach for when we are at the grocery store. Understanding the differences between […]

December 22, 2020

Easy & Affordable Holiday Dishes

Happy Holidays from the Dairy Council of Nevada! Chef McKenzie the Director of the University of Nevada Las Vegas Food Pantry is demonstrating how to make easy, affordable, and dairy nutritious holiday dishes.  Dairy is an easy way to increase the nutrition and flavor of your holiday dishes. Follow the video above or the recipes […]

August 14, 2020

Back-to-School Nutrition Tips for Parents during COVID-19

There’s no denying that this back-to-school season is like no other. Whether your child attends in-person classes or practices social distance learning, this school year will be different for everyone. Aside from buying school supplies and getting to know your child’s new teacher, take some time to plan out what your weekly meals will look […]

July 20, 2020

The History of Ice Cream

A sweet, creamy, and frozen treat – during the summer ice cream is king! But who can we thank for inventing ice cream? Although ice cream’s origins can be traced back as far as the second century B.C., the official title of ice cream inventor has never been awarded. We know that Alexander the Great […]

April 8, 2020

What Is Powdered Milk & Where Do You Get It?

You may not have heard of or ever bought powdered milk, but it’s actually very common and it’s the same milk we are used to seeing in liquid form. In fact, powdered milk reconstitutes when mixed with cold water. So why have powdered milk at all? One purpose is to preserve milk. Powdered milk has […]

February 14, 2020

Milk + Chocolate, Together Forever

The history of chocolate is long and rich. Over the course of time, what started as a bitter beverage in Mesoamerica has turned into one of the most popular food commodities in the world. Chocolate has a leading role in holiday celebrations and is a gift many enjoy receiving. While there’s many types of chocolate, […]

December 24, 2019

Holiday Dairy Can Only Mean One Thing: Eggnog

For us, one of the best parts of the holidays is Eggnog. Sipping a glass of eggnog amongst family and friends is a tradition of which many of us are fond. Whether it’s homemade or a local favorite like Francovich Holiday Nog, we’re a big fan of this creamy dairy drink. What is Eggnog? Eggnog […]

November 27, 2019

Hosting a Farm to Table Dinner

With the holidays fast approaching, there are sure to be many gatherings of tradition and meals with family and friends. Whether you’re using a family recipe to make the stuffing or mashing the potatoes just the way you like them, consider the source of your ingredients. How many ingredients can you get locally grown or […]

October 9, 2019

The Importance of Family Meals

Family dinners don’t have to be reserved for a formal meal during a holiday or special occasion, they can happen any day and time that works for your family. Eating together as a family is one of the most important things you can do for your kids. Studies show that when adolescents and young adults […]

September 17, 2019

Flavored Milk: Great Taste With Nutritional Benefits

For meals and snacks at home, school, or sports activities, chocolate milk is a delicious way for kids and adults to get the nutrients they need. Read on for facts on this not-so-guilty treat! Chocolate Milk in School Meals Over 68% of milk offered in schools is flavored, with chocolate winning as the milk of choice. A pilot […]

December 1, 2018

12 Days of Cookie and Milk Pairings for Christmas

Christmas, cookies and milk are a tradition that goes back many generations. Find the best cookie and milk pairings for this holiday season and enjoy!