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19 May, 2016, 13:23 ET Healthy eating should not stop when school is out

 For the nearly 2 million California students at risk of hunger without access to school meals this summer, Dairy Council of California and the...


09 Dec, 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...


03 Jun, 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...


21 Jan, 2014, 08:00 ET 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...


18 Nov, 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...


05 Nov, 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/ —...


17 Oct, 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...


20 Jun, 2013, 05:20 ET 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...


15 Oct, 2012, 05:20 ET 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...


27 Jun, 2012, 08:00 ET 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...


11 Jun, 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...


15 May, 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...


20 Oct, 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...


15 Sep, 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...


25 May, 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...


02 Feb, 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...


14 Dec, 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)...


26 Oct, 2010, 05:00 ET 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...


26 Oct, 2010, 05:00 ET 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...


28 Jul, 2010, 08:00 ET 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...


26 May, 2010, 05:20 ET Don't Take a Vacation from Good Nutrition This Summer

June Is Dairy Month Serves as a Healthy Eating Reminder for Moms and Kids During June Is Dairy Month, Dairy Council of California reminds moms...


11 May, 2010, 08:00 ET New Online Resource Helps Older Latinas Mantengan sus Huesos Fuertes

During National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month in May, Dairy Council of California introduces a new online Spanish resource to help...


22 Feb, 2010, 05:20 ET 51 Billion Calories and Counting

Meal Planning Urged to Cut Food Waste, Improve Nutrition From the Ground up What America doesn't eat is becoming as concerning as what it does,...


25 Jan, 2010, 05:20 ET Yogurt Named Food Trend of the Decade

Taste for Culture Still Growing Americans are eating more yogurt than ever before, and Dairy Council of California advises that consumers can...


13 Oct, 2009, 13:00 ET With All the Focus on What's New, Milk Remains Tried and True

WIC Package Continues to Provide Daily Requirement of Milk and Dairy Foods The following was issued today by the Dairy Council of...