making a difference for dairy

Canadian Trade Policies
Food Waste
Geographical Indications
National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard
NCIMS - 2017 Conference Summary
North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
Nutrition Facts Label Changes
Trade Promotion Authority (TPA)
Worker Safety in the Dairy Industry

More issues...

Be Heard

Regulatory RoundUp

Get Involved

Advocacy: Dairy Counts

Join the Discussion

Dairy Forum

Dairy Delivers: The Economic Impact of Dairy Products
Advocacy: Dairy Counts
FDA Milk Safety Memoranda
Buyers' Guide
Member Hotlines
Dairy Market Prices
Quick Links

Dairy Facts 2016

USDA Joins NFL, Dairy Industry Efforts to Fight Childhood Obesity

Jan 15, 2010

The U.S. Department of Agriculture today joined the National Football League and the National Dairy Council in their efforts to stop childhood obesity. Representatives from all three groups agreed to work together to promote healthy eating habits and physical activity among school-age children. The partnership will build on the NFL and NDC "Fuel Up to Play 60" social marketing program currently used in 58,000 schools across the country.

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack joined NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and TomGallagher, CEO of Dairy Management Inc., at a student rally in New York City where they announced the partnership. Read the news release here.

Dairy Delivers