Sam Schwoeppe, an Indiana Dairy Farmer, had the thrill of presenting Helio Castroneves with the winning bottle of milk at the 2009 Indianapolis 500. Read more to learn about the experience of refueling one of racing’s legends with wholesome nutritious milk.
Michelle Plummer is a chef and registered dietitian working for Milk Promotion Services of Indiana. She has over 25 years of cooking experience, and is a food and cooking enthusiast. Below are her thoughts of the Vintage Indiana Wine Fest. A warm sunny day…. light breezes… great music… and nibbling cheese from Swissland Dairy in Berne [...]
Lindsay Nobbe is a recent graduate of Purdue University in Animal Agribusiness. Nobbe is currently in a Communication Internship. This fall she plans to go back to Purdue to get her Master’s in Extension Education. This posting is an overview of Vintage Indiana hosted by the Indiana Wine and Grape Council.
Jessica Johnson, a graduate student a Ball State University recently visited an Indiana dairy farm – the first time she has seen cows milked firsthand. Johnson is currently in Dietetic Internship to become a Registered Dietitian, just the type of person we like to educate about how Winners Drink Milk. This posting is an overview [...]
June Dairy Month, an annual tradition developed to celebrate the dairy industry and its many contributions to our society, originated in 1937. During its first two years it was called National Milk Month and ran from June 10 to July 10. The 1937 event, sponsored by chain stores, was given the theme “Keep Youthful – [...]