On a hot, humid August afternoon, I visited with Will Gilmer on the Gilmer Dairy Farm, located in Lamar County, Alabama. You may be familiar with Will from Twitter and the beautiful pictures he shares from his tractor. Will’s pictures don’t do justice to the farm’s rolling [...]
Growing up in the Suburban Washington, DC area, I rarely had the chance to see a farm. But now, as a registered dietitian, I recognize how important it is to see where our food comes from.
As a registered dietitian who works for the dairy industry, I am often asked, “Is organic milk healthier than regular
11.17.2016 Atlanta Falcons mascot Freddie Falcon, with the help of the Southeast United Dairy Industry Association, recently visited a local dairy farm in North Georgia to learn about the importance of proper nutrition and physical activity. See the video here!
Dairy Farmer, Carl Chaney with SUDIA staff members Alan Curtsinger and Melinda Turner. School nutrition professionals from across Kentucky gathered in September in Bowling Green for the annual Kentucky School Nutrition Association (KSNA) Administrators’ Summit. Staying with the theme, “Keeping on Track,” local [...]
Saddle up while I tell you about a fascinating farm tour and educational experience at the recent “Honor the Harvest” Summit hosted by the National Dairy Council.
I was recently asked what does June Dairy Month mean to me. I responded that it is a chance to celebrate an industry near and dear to my heart. It is also an industry that has offered me a number of opportunities