Explore Dairy Across the USA!

MOOve around this interactive map to learn more about where your local dairy comes from PLUS discover resources for teaching students about the STEM behind dairy communities across the country!

Washington State Dairy Council Oregon Dairy and Nutrition Council Dairy Council of California Dairy West Dairy MgmtWest Dairy Max Midwest Dairy Wisconsin Dairy Council United Dairy Industry of Michigan American Dairy Association Indiana American Dairy Association Mideast The Dairy Alliance American Dairy Association Northeast New England Dairy & Food Council Maine Dairy & Nutrition Council Florida Dairy Farmers

EXPLORE DAIRY ACROSS THE USA!

MOOve around this interactive map to learn more about where your local dairy comes from PLUS discover resources for teaching students about the STEM behind the dairy industry!

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The Dairy Alliance

The Dairy Alliance

Take your class on a virtual farm tour of a farm with the Dairy Alliance! And the best part? You can choose to explore a farm from a list of real-life dairy farms in YOUR state! The Dairy Alliance also offers video profiles of dairy farmers, dairy facts and myths revealed, plus a wealth of free teacher resources. Check it out.

Washington State Dairy Council

Washington State Dairy Council

Did you know that during just one month of training, the Seahawks eat 1,500 pounds of local dairy? Meet the farmers who help keep this football team – AND Washington State – fueled with resources like posters, teaching tools and lesson plans from the Washington State Dairy Council. Get started now!

United Dairy Industry of Michigan

United Dairy Industry of Michigan

Proper nutrition and physical activity are key to students’ academic success. That’s why the United Dairy Industry of Michigan is dedicated to providing educator and parent resources to teach students about health, wellness and nutrition, and why Michigan participates in Fuel Up to Play 60. Check it out here.

New England Dairy & Food Council

New England Dairy & Food Council

What do the New England Dairy & Food Council and the New England Patriots have in common? They’re both committed to promoting nutrition and physical activity in schools! Check out the council’s participation in Fuel Up to Play 60, download free resources, or chat with dairy experts online to ask questions about wellness or dairy farming in your community. Get started now.

Midwest Dairy

Midwest Dairy

Bring the farm to your classroom with Midwest Dairy! Resources include educator toolkits focused on topics like responsible consumerism and sustainability plus educational games like Dairy Bingo that teach students about health and wellness. Midwest Dairy also connects classrooms with your local dairy by organizing class farm tours – virtually AND in real life! Take a look.

Dairy Council of California

Dairy Council of California

Looking for ways to create a culture of wellness at your school? Use Dairy Council of California as your source for free nutrition resources to support your efforts in the classroom, at home, in the cafeteria and beyond! Dairy Council of California offers free nutrition advice and resources for teachers and parents. Start exploring here.

Dairy Management West

Dairy Management West

Did you know local milk goes from the farm to the store in 48 hours? That's just one of many interesting facts you can learn from the farmers of Dairy Management West. Visit the site to teach students more about the different types of cows that live in this region, where different farms are located and to uncover fun facts and statistics about milk. Learn more here!

American Dairy Association Indiana

American Dairy Association Indiana

Explore dairy farming with the American Dairy Association Indiana! Their ‘Videos from the Farm’ teach students about cow nutrition, sustainability and life on the farm – all while uncovering some fun facts about dairy along the way. You can also learn more about Indiana's dedication to school nutrition with initiatives like Fuel Up to Play 60 and Chef in the Classroom. Check it out here.

DairyGood

DairyGood

Learn how dairy is locally driven, responsibly produced, nutrient rich and of course delicious with DairyGood! These farmers, veterinarians and nutritionists can be your go-to source for all things undeniably dairy. Spark students’ curiosity with articles that share the full story behind popular dairy myths! Get started here.

Oregon Dairy and Nutrition Council

Oregon Dairy and Nutrition Council

Do your students know the wealth of careers available in the agriculture industry? Be sure to visit the Kids Corner, where you and your students can explore an interactive state map to learn more about Oregon’s dairy farms as well as resources to start a conversation with students about the exciting career options available in agriculture! Start exploring now!

Dairy West

Dairy West

Have you herd? With the Farm to School Program from Dairy West, students can learn more about where their food comes from in a virtual meet and greet with a REAL dairy farmer from the region! During the “visit” students are able to ask questions about dairy farming as well as explore careers in agriculture. P.S. Don’t miss the pre and post activities to extend the learning! Get started here.

Dairy MAX

Dairy MAX

Dairy MAX is committed to school wellness! It offers free school wellness advice, downloadable nutrition handouts for kids and adults, plus engaging videos where farmers explain first-hand how they care for their cows and use technology on the farm. Visit the site now!

Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Dairy Council

Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Dairy Council

Do your students know where Wisconsin cheese comes from? Educate students about the history of this thriving industry with resources from the Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin! Don’t forget to also check out the Wisconsin Dairy Council for student-facing videos about cow care and life on the farm, plus fun field trip ideas for your class.

Florida Dairy Farmers

Florida Dairy Farmers

Florida Dairy Farmers partners with schools throughout the state to take a comprehensive approach to support healthy school environments. Explore free educational materials and in-school programs or practice some “mooga” – Florida Dairy Farmers’ cow-inspired yoga – to create a culture of health and wellness for students. Check it out!

American Dairy Association Mideast

American Dairy Association Mideast

The American Dairy Association Mideast has something for everyone – from nutrition activities for kids to recipes for adults! Perfect for exploring STEM applications in farming with students, this site showcases interactive videos and online farmer profiles that let students virtually “meet” the experts behind their dairy. Start exploring these resources here!

American Dairy Association Northeast

American Dairy Association Northeast

Meet local dairy families to learn more about what they do and why they love their work with the American Dairy Association Northeast. Your class can also explore how these farmers work hard to protect the environment and farm responsibly, especially in local rivers and estuaries like the Chesapeake Bay. Learn more here.

Maine Dairy and Nutrition Council

Maine Dairy and Nutrition Council

Did you know there are nearly 254 family-owned and operated farms in the state of Maine? Chances are when you drink a glass of milk in Maine, it’s not from too far away! Learn more about the farmers and families who put milk on the table and their dedication to teaching students the importance of a healthy lifestyle from the Maine Dairy and Nutrition Council.

360º Video

View technology in action at this Virginia dairy farm, where students will be transported straight to the farm to discover the cows and communities behind it in a whole MOO way! Students will explore the cool technology and innovations that make dairy’s journey from farm to fridge possible.

Behind the Science of Fermentation

Bring the magic and science behind fermentation to life in your classroom with this standards-aligned lesson plan and accompanying illustrated video! Students will learn the difference between good and bacteria, what it means to be an informed consumer, AND how to read nutrition labels.

The Undeniably Dairy Virtual Field Trip

Did you know you can visit a dairy farm without even getting your shoes dirty? Take your students on the Undeniably Dairy Virtual Field Trip to get a MOO perspective of what dairy farms are actually like, plus extend the learning with the downloadable standards-aligned companion activities!