Dairy Industry News


  • Dairy Cow Visits Hillsboro Charter Students

    Mar 25, 2019 · Loudoun Now

    The Southland Dairy Farmers Mobile Dairy Classroom visited the school to give nearly 150 students, and a few teachers, an overview of the dairy farming process and the nutritional benefits of milk. Instructor LaVaun Janney’s presentation included a synopsis of cow anatomy and an emphasis on the nine vitamins that milk provides—Vitamin B12, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin D, Vitamin A, Phosphorus, Potassium, Calcium and protein.Read Full Article

  • Daviess Co. students learn how to milk dairy cows

    Mar 18, 2019 · Tristate

    Students at one Daviess County School are discovering how a lunchroom staple is made.East View Elementary students learned how a dairy cow is milked from Southland Dairy farmers.Read Full Article

  • Lufkin students learn about agriculture at "mobile dairy classroom"

    Jan 14, 2019 · East Texas Matters

    Lufkin, Texas (KETK) - It's back at school for Brookhollow Elementary students in Lufkin.A perfect day to get a special outdoor lesson on agriculture, specifically the important role it has in our society.Students gathered at a mobile classroom.There they were greeted by, Aaron Sanders, a farmer from southwest dairy farmers and a cow named "Star".Read Full Article

  • Weight management packaged dairy products are on the rise.

    Dec 11, 2018 · dairyreporter.com

    The overall weight managementRead Full Article

  • Do brown cows make chocolate milk?

    Dec 6, 2018 · The Northern Virginia Daily

    Chocolate milk does not come from brown cows, and only female cows can produce milk.Those were just a few of the answers to life’s persistent questions that Signal Knob Middle School students heard Monday morning.“What color is the milk?” asked LaVaun Janney, an instructor for a Southland Dairy Farmers mobile dairy exhibit, as she pointed to a glass bottle that contained milk from Violet, a Jersey cow.Read Full Article