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February 9, 2012

On Feb. 29, Seattle University basketball fans can cheer their team while also doing something fine for their community.  The Dairy Farmers of Washington will be on hand at Key Arena (West Entrance) conducting a food drive to benefit Northwest Harvest between 5:00 p.m. and 7:15 p.m.

January 12, 2012

You can text ENDHUNGER to 80888 to donate $10 now or log on to www.northwestharvest.org and click on “DONATE” to find a public drop site or a food bank program in your community that would thankfully receive your donation of non-perishable food or cash.

December 28, 2011

Last month, the National Dairy Council® announced a partnership with The Quaker Oats Company in an effort to create healthier lifestyles for children within the school environment.  

December 20, 2011

With such similar names, condensed milk and evaporated milk are often confused. With the baking season in full-swing we thought it perfect timing to demystify the two and clarify that, no, they cannot be used interchangeably.

Both are two types of concentrated milk from which about 60 percent of water has been removed, yielding a thick liquid most commonly used in baked goods.

December 1, 2011

Readers, we are excited to welcome you to our refreshed website! Providing valuable content has always been a priority of ours and we hope this effort reflects our continued mission. Some changes you will notice:

November 17, 2011

Later this month, many of us will be sitting down with our families to give thanks for the good in our lives. While most are thankful for the food that sits before them, on Thanksgiving and every other day, many don’t think twice about where their food originated.

This month, we urge you to express your gratitude to those who prepare food. It too often goes unnoticed.

How does one do this, might you ask? Supported by the Ag Chat Foundation, we encourage you to use social media to show your thanks. Here’s how:

October 1, 2011

The Seattle Seahawks have been a long-time partner of the Washington State Dairy Council. Promoting healthy eating among kids has always been a priority for us, and the Seattle Seahawks have been instrumental in this effort.

Educating children on nutrition and piquing their interest in physical activity is an ongoing challenge. Kids are regularly faced with the temptations of video games, television and junk food. And while these things aren’t always bad, moderation is the key to a healthy lifestyle. This goes for adults, too!

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