USDA is accepting nominations for board representation in four geographic regions: New England, the Southeast, the Midwest and Texas.
December 1, 2015
The USDA has issued a call for nominations to serve on the board of the National Fluid Milk Processor Promotion Board (also known as MilkPEP). Nominees for the regional positions must be active owners or employees of a fluid milk processor.
he holidays aren’t complete without a cup of hot cocoa. But families in need often miss out on milk. This holiday season, the milk industry can reach millions of Americans struggling with food insecurity.
Dairy brands are keeping up with changing consumer habits. Makers of cheeses and yogurts develop snacks. Milk adopts new flavors and portable formats. Ice cream makers face the toughest times as consumers find other foods to eat for dessert.
Milk processors are finding success with limited-time flavors like mint chocolate chip and birthday cake. A national campaign focusing on protein hopes to keep milk front-and-center on the breakfast table.