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California Dairy Sustainability Summit

California Dairy Sustainability Summit

California Dairy Sustainability Summit, April 12-14, 2022 The next virtual California Dairy Sustainability Summit will take place online on April 12-14. The summit hosts important and timely discussions, as dairy farmers and organizations around the world partner to...

Tackling the Climate Challenge

Tackling the Climate Challenge

California Dairy Farmers Lead the Way with a Multi-Pronged Approach   “There is no one-size-fits-all approach to the climate crisis and the challenges that we face in agriculture,” said USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack to fellow world leaders at COP26. California dairy...

New Processing of Dairy Milk Yields Drug Delivery Vehicles

New Processing of Dairy Milk Yields Drug Delivery Vehicles

Exosomes are small, membrane-enclosed vesicles produced by cells that can withstand digestion and pass the blood brain barrier. Pharmaceutical industries have a strong interest in exploring exosomes as drug delivery vehicles. Dairy milk contains a high concentration...

Bring Back the Fat in Dairy

Bring Back the Fat in Dairy

To limit saturated fat intake, the most recent edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans advises eating low-fat and non-fat versions of dairy foods. A growing body of scientific research suggests dairy fats can have positive effects on heart health and the risk...