Dr. Walter Willett: How Much Calcium Do Americans Need?

Are Americans getting enough calcium? I’ve heard that health officials here
may recommend more calcium than is necessary. How much do people really need?

International Dairy Foods Association Spent $225K Lobbying In 2Q

The International Dairy Foods Association — whose members include Dean Foods
Co., Lifeway Foods Inc. and ConAgra Foods Inc. — spent $225,000 in the fourth
quarter to lobbying on food safety, nutrition policy, trade, transportation and other issues in the
April-June period, according to a recent disclosure report.

Attitude Drinks Inc. Announces Distribution Agreement

March 18, 2010 Attitude Drinks Inc.

Attitude Drinks, Incorporated announced today that Phase III ‘Recovery’ will be distributed by High Five Distributors, a company that currently services 3,000 retail stores within the New York Metro Area.

Hybrid Pouch-In-Paper Bottle Hits Milk Marketing

Straus Family Creamery, Marshall, CA, is market testing an eco-friendly,
two-part paper bottle. The new package, supplied by Ecologic Brands Inc., builds
on earlier bag-in-box formats, with an outer shell that has no plastic coatings
and made of 100-percent-recycled and recyclable paper that is compostable and
biodegradable.

Making A Big Stink Is All Good At Cheese Contest

Stinky cheeses command respect at the 2010 World Championship Cheese Contest
being judged this week at Monona Terrace. Some of the most aromatic are in a
class all their own, considered to be among the world’s most sophisticated,
distinctive cheeses.