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Plant Based Alternative: Do they live up to the hype?

Bite by Bite: Nutrition for Life. A broadcast of Purdue University Extension, where we cut through the hype, explore the science behind food & nutrition, and provide practical tips for incorporating healthful strategies into everyday life. American Dairy Association of Indiana spoke on this podcast. Part 1 and Part 2.

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Michigan Today Interviews New United Dairy Industry of Michigan CEO

Former DMI employee Dwyer Williams shares insights on her role as incoming CEO of the United Dairy Industry of Michigan.

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DMI’s Chief Federation Officer Talks To AG Queen

DMI’s Chief Federation Officer Lucas Lentsch talks checkoff background, results and new checkoff strategies. Please take a listen and share with fellow farmers.

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Episode 8 – Does dairy fuel elite athlete performance?

In this episode of Your Dairy Checkoff Podcast, join our dairy farmer hosts, Wisconsin’s Laurie Winkelman and West Virginia’s Joe Shockey, as they have a conversation with Liz Jalkiewicz, registered dietitian and the nutrition specialist with the American Dairy Association North East, and Julie Ostrow, registered dietitian and the Vice President of dairy experience and…

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EPISODE 7 – Have you ever had 800,000+ visitors on your farm?

In this episode of Your Dairy Checkoff Podcast, our farmer hosts have a conversation with Allison Ryan from MVP Dairy, and Brittany Snyder from the Adopt A Cow Program about virtual farm tours, especially how to handle when things go wrong with a live audience. Many state and regional checkoffs including national and local farmers…

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DMI CEO Barb O’Brien: New leadership and opportunities for 2022

After more than three decades, 2021 saw new leadership installed at Dairy Management Inc. – the organization that manages the industry’s checkoff program. Barb O’Brien succeeded long-time CEO Tom Gallagher earlier this year. Editor Walt Cooley recently caught up with O’Brien to talk about what changes dairy farmers can expect in the checkoff under her…

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Cultivator of Cow Crap

Connecticut dairy farmer Amanda Fremund talks with the TJ Podcast.

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EPISODE 6 – Dairy donations feel good but do farmers benefit?

Who pays for dairy donations during holiday food drives? Do they really translate to future sales and lifelong consumers? Dairy Farmers Joanna Shipp and Sam Schwoeppe have a conversation with a local retail milk buyer and a dairy donation specialist to discuss how dairy donations work, who benefits and if they are sustainable. Increasing dairy…

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EPISODE 5 – Is The Dairy Checkoff Really Working And Worth The Money?

Why hasn’t my milk price gone up if checkoff is doing its job? What value has checkoff brought my farm lately? Dairy Farmers Jess Peters from Pennsylvania and Larry Hancock from Texas do a deep dive on how the national and local dairy checkoffs are working to drive trust and sales of dairy products, and…

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EPISODE 4 – Does Dairy Benefit From The NFL Partnership?

How does the dairy checkoff’s NFL partnership benefit our Fuel Up To Play 60 program in schools and help sell more dairy products? The NFL is the most popular U.S. sport in terms of game attendance, TV ratings, and merchandise. Many beverage brands including soda and water advertise with the NFL, why not just do…

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