Dairy Industry News

  • Jim Wells County 12th annual Ag Fair

    Jun 8, 2017 · 6 kristv

    Over 900 hundred children learned about agriculture over this 3 day event.Read Full Article

  • Kids, Kows and More program gives youth a close-up look at agriculture

    Nov 14, 2016 · AgriLife TODAY

    SAN ANTONIO – More than 1,100 third- and fourth-grade students from elementary schools throughout Bexar County got a close-up look at agriculture during the recent Kids, Kows and More program in San Antonio.Read Full Article

  • Consumers are drinking more whole milk

    Aug 10, 2016 · Progressive Dairyman

    The author points out that fluid milk consumption increased in the Southwest and Florida markets. Within the article, Calvin said,“What could be reasons for positive sales growth in Florida and the Southwest? Growing populations in both areas are likelycontributing factors. Price should not be a factor in that Florida has some of the higher retail fluid prices due to the highest Class Iprice in the country. Both areas have high Hispanic populations who prefer milk with higher fat content. Compared to other partsof the country, the Southwest makes extensive use of mobile dairy classrooms in its promotion efforts; could this be a factor?”Of course, we’re proud to say that the Mobile Dairy Classrooms are our flagship program. And hopefully, this initiative by SouthwestDairy Farmers is a factor in the public’s better understanding of the good nutritional values in milk – leading to increased awarenessand consumption.Read Full Article

  • Jitterbug a hit at dairy demonstrations

    Jul 18, 2016 · Salina Journal

    Jitterbug quickly snared Carter Shafer’s attention, and after the 5-year-old mustered courage, he approached the brown creature in the trailer, eager to touch.Instructor Callie Toews shooed the growing crowd of curious youngsters back to the curb at Oakdale Elementary School, out of the “potty zone.”Read Full Article

  • Southland Dairy Farmers Mobile Dairy Classroom

    Apr 11, 2016 · WBKO

    Southland Dairy at SOKY Marketplace.Read Full Article