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Dec 09, 2014, 08:15 ET

Haul out the Healthy (Elf!): Dairy Council of California and First 5 Sacramento use Elf on the Shelf® to promote healthy habits this holiday season

Since its arrival from the North Pole a few years ago, the Elf on the Shelf® phenomenon has spawned countless blogs and Pinterest posts...

Jun 03, 2014, 10:00 ET

During National Dairy Month, so many reasons to say 'I Heart Dairy!'

Dairy Council of California invites families everywhere to say "I Heart Dairy" in June, which is National Dairy Month. Scientific research confirms...

Jan 21, 2014, 08:00 ET
By mid-January, many lofty resolutions to get fit or lose weight have fizzled. During Healthy Weight Week, Dairy Council of California recommends a fresh start with some proven tips that make resolutions stick - beginning with breakfast. Learn more at  (PRNewsFoto/Dairy Council of California)

During Healthy Weight Week, Start Tiny For Big Results

Seven Steps to Healthy Habits From Dairy Council of California, Beginning With Breakfast Over 65 percent of New Year's resolutions are about...

Nov 18, 2013, 12:40 ET

To Be Continued … Dairy Council of California to Serve as Industry's Contribution to Community Health for 5 More Years

The California Department of Food and Agriculture has announced that California's dairy farmers and milk processors support the continuation of...

Nov 05, 2013, 08:00 ET

Dairy Council of California CEO Joins GENYOUth Foundation for California Learning Connection Town Hall

National Series Engages Community Leaders in Advancing School Wellness and Academic Success SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 5, 2013 /PR Newswire/ —...

Oct 17, 2013, 08:00 ET

Common Sense Solutions To Implementing Common Core State Standards

Dairy Council of California's Free K-8 Nutrition Curriculum Also Builds Healthy Eating Habits Educators and administrators concerned about...

Jun 20, 2013, 05:20 ET
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Dairy Council of California Uncovers the Wondrous Secrets of Milk During Dairy Month

 Thanks to decades of scientific research, almost everyone knows that milk offers many health benefits and is an essential part of a healthy...

Oct 15, 2012, 05:20 ET
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No More Cupcakes In The Classroom! What's A Mom To Do?

Dairy Council of California Offers Healthy Classroom Celebration Ideas SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recent...

Jun 27, 2012, 08:00 ET
How much do you know about milk? Decoding the dairy aisle is easy with this handy guide from Dairy Council of California. Learn nearly everything you need to know about milk and why it's America's favorite natural beverage.

How Much Do You Know About Milk?

The many reasons to love milk go beyond building strong bones. A new brochure and an infographic from Dairy Council of California celebrate the...

Jun 11, 2012, 09:00 ET

5 Simple Ways To Influence Student Success

Ideas and Advice from Dairy Council of California's Healthy You, Healthy Students Webinar  The passage of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids...

May 29, 2012, 19:00 ET


Presented by the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior and Dairy Council of California Food plays many distinct roles in our lives...

May 15, 2012, 08:00 ET

Anderson-Wise is New Dairy Council of California CEO

 Tammy Anderson-Wise has been named chief executive officer of Dairy Council of California by the organization's producer-distributor board of...

Oct 20, 2011, 05:20 ET

10 Tips for Balancing Busy Schedules and Healthy Family Meals to Eat Better, Eat Together

Family meals lead to healthier, more successful children, but finding time to eat together can be a balancing act for many families. Last week, 15...

Sep 15, 2011, 06:00 ET

Dairy Council of California Encourages Families to Eat Better, Eat Together!

Online Pledge Strengthens Balanced Family Meals to Raise Healthy, Successful Children Dairy Council of California is bringing together National...

May 25, 2011, 18:22 ET

Eat, Play, Love: Raising Healthy Eaters -- Presented by Dairy Council of California

Nutrition Experts Recommend Feeding Strategies and Family Meals to Help Combat Childhood Obesity and End Dinnertime Drama With childhood obesity...

Feb 02, 2011, 11:52 ET

2010 Dietary Guidelines: A Recipe for Healthier Californians

Dairy Council of California Will Help Families Use Guidelines as a Positive Approach to Health To combat rising rates of obesity and chronic...

Dec 14, 2010, 12:31 ET

IOM Sets New Calcium and Vitamin D Recommendations

Meet the Requirements with Milk, Not Pills, With Recipe Suggestions From Dairy Council of California Recently, the Institute of Medicine (IOM)...

Oct 26, 2010, 05:00 ET
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La celebración del Día de los Muertos brinda inspiración para una alimentación saludable

Durante el Día de los Muertos el 2 de noviembre, las familias latinas de los Estados Unidos y México se reúnen para recordar a los...

Oct 26, 2010, 05:00 ET
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Day of the Dead Celebration Provides Inspiration for Healthy Eating

During Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) on November 2, Latino families in the United States and Mexico gather to remember relatives who have...

Jul 28, 2010, 08:00 ET
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Help Your Child Succeed in School with Family Meals

Helping your child succeed in school may be as easy as sitting down for a family meal. Studies suggest that family meals play a key role in...