Stonyfield Organic Furthers Mission to Remove Harmful Chemicals Where Children Play; Announces One Year Milestones of #PlayFree Initiative

April 22, 2019 Stonyfield Organic

Stonyfield Organic is announcing several milestones in its StonyFIELDS #PlayFree program. In 2018 Stonyfield Organic kicked off a bold three-year initiative to work with 35 communities across the country to convert outdoor playing fields and parks to organic maintenance, while also igniting a larger movement to ensure that all kids can play freely without the concern of potentially harmful chemicals.

Danone Institute North America Announces New Grant Program for Sustainable Food Systems

Danone Institute North America, a not-for-profit established by Danone North America, is proud to announce the launch of its new One Planet. One Health Initiative. Transdisciplinary teams from across the U.S. and Canada are encouraged to apply for the new grant program in which four teams will be challenged to design, implement and evaluate actionable community-based projects for sustainable food systems.

IDFA to Visit South Dakota to Highlight Dairy’s Growing Impact on State Economy, Convene Leaders to Focus on Expanding Trade

Top leadership from the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) will travel to Milbank, S.D. on Wednesday, April 24, to highlight the dairy industry’s growing economic impact in the state of South Dakota and join leaders from government and business calling for passage of trade deals and agreements critical to U.S. food and agriculture interests.

Dungeness Valley Creamery Pulls Milk From Stores After E. Coli Found in Sample

For a week now, raw milk from Dungeness Valley Creamery has been off store shelves following monthly routine state test sampling that found E. coli STEC in one sample of milk product.

New ITC Reports Calls US Dairy a Winner in North American Trade Deal

The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) hailed a new report released today by the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) that assesses the likely impact of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on the U.S. economy and industry sectors.