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June 16, 2020

Dairy Food Safety

When you think of milk safety, you might only be aware of one or two things that happen such as pasteurization. However, there are many pieces in place throughout every part of the process of getting the milk from farm to families. Each piece ensures the milk and dairy products you and your family consume […]

June 10, 2020

From the Farm to Community Tables

Dairy Month is a time to celebrate all things dairy, including dairy heroes in our community.  The story of Sand Hill dairy started off over a decade ago with the vision of one man—Isidro Alves, his family, a small herd of dedicated cows and the dream to produce the most impossibly fresh dairy creations northern […]

June 5, 2020

National Dairy Month: Ready to Celebrate?

We know celebrations look a little different this year, but we are still inspired and excited that it is Dairy Month. Let’s be honest, we are always dreaming about dairy whether we are out exploring Nevada or having a meal with our families. We know what you are thinking, why a whole month to celebrate […]

June 3, 2020

Community Heroes

Dairy Month is a time to celebrate all things dairy, especially dairy heroes in our community.  Taking care of Nevadans is something our farmers have been doing for generations. It’s just The Milky Way. It’s so important to them to create wholesome, nutritious, and delicious dairy products our community can enjoy year-round. These local heroes […]

May 14, 2020

Milk’s Journey From Farm to Table

There are a lot of moo-ving pieces when it comes to getting milk from the farm to the store in just 48 hours. The dairy process starts on the farm. Our farmers are out taking care of their cows 365 days a year. Most of our dairy farmers have been caring for cows for generations […]

April 30, 2020

Initiative by Nevada’s Dairy Farmers Provides Milk for Families in Need

During these uncertain times, our local farmers want to contribute to local Nevada communities, so we are working together across the industry to help get dairy products to you and your family during these difficult times. We know milk is an important part of a nutritious diet for families and how it can be harder […]

April 14, 2020

Dairy Processes, Products & Safety During COVID-19

In these uncertain times, our local farmers are continuing to work hard to bring nutritious and safe dairy products to our local communities. While you may, occasionally, see empty shelves, we are here to assure you that there is no dairy shortage. Our farmers and essential dairy industry employees haven’t slowed down and neither have […]

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 […]

March 7, 2020

National School Breakfast Week

Dairy Council of Nevada’s Fuel Up to Play 60 program partnered with Clark County School District (CCSD) to celebrate National School Breakfast Week with events for students, including a visit from Raiders Hunter Renfrow, who fueled up for breakfast with Rancho High School students. Hunter Renfrow talked with students to encourage them to fuel up […]

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, […]

January 30, 2020

Krissy Harmsma & Steve Regan

Physical Education Teachers Robert E. Lake Elementary School With the help of fuel up to play 60 we have been able to provide wonderful opportunities for our students.  Just a couple examples are trips to the local dairy and orchard and chef demos using ingredients from our school garden.  Our student leaders are excited about […]

January 30, 2020

Bryan O’Farrell

Physical Education Teacher Henderson, NV Fuel Up to Play 60 has helped to create and support our students’ health and wellness. They have provided funding to support a morning walking and jogging program that is available to all students. Our students were also able to engage our local Nevada Dairy farmers and learn about the […]