Peekaboo Organics Wins Real California Milk Snackcelerator Competition

November 20, 2020 California Milk Advisory Board

Peekaboo Organics’ ice cream featuring hidden vegetables was named the grand prize winner today of the Real California Milk Snackcelerator dairy snack innovation competition created by the California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) and VentureFuel. The competition will provide Peekaboo with $ 200,000 in resources and funding to bring a snack-sized version of their innovative products to market and expand the overall market for their products.

VT Breakfast on the Farm Awards $ 31,000 in Dairy Promotion Grants

November 20, 2020 New England Dairy

This year Vermont Breakfast on the Farm shifted its approach to agritourism due to COVID-19. Instead of hosting in-person breakfast on the farm events, a virtual tour was held at Newmont Farm for 1,800 people in May. In addition, a new grant program was created to give Vermont farmers and industry organizations the opportunity to engage the public in learning about modern dairy farming in the Green Mountain State in creative ways.

School Nutrition Enhanced Through Dairy Solutions

November 20, 2020 Dairy MAX

Dairy farmers know one of the best sources of nutrition for students is dairy and have been committed to youth wellness for decades. By responsibly producing dairy, farmers are not only feeding people but nourishing communities through addressing food insecurity challenges in schools. To continue this effort on behalf of local dairy farmers, Dairy MAX recently launched the Nutrition NOW platform as a full-service solution that offers school nutrition departments expertise and opportunities to increase dairy consumption within schools.

Field Roast’s Chao Creamery More than Doubles Walmart Distribution

November 19, 2020 Field Roast

Greenleaf Foods, SPC, owner of Field Roast Grain Meat Co™ (“Field Roast”), announced that its portfolio of Chao Creamery dairy-free cheeses is now available at over 18,000 retail locations nationwide.

Laiterie des Trois Vallées Able to Increase Productivity and Pursue Expansion

Mont-Laurier SME Laiterie des trois vallées (L3V) is the only dairy located in the Laurentides region. The regional business is part of the value chain of an agri-food multinational. To remain competitive, it must improve its productivity and increase its operations by acquiring processing equipment.