Tag: dairy

MCFB Donates Milk to Midwest Food Bank

McLean County Farm Bureau recently partnered with Prairie Farms Dairy to donate $500 of milk to Midwest Food Bank. The 180 gallons of donated milk were distributed in our local communities through food pantries and nonprofit agencies. “We wanted to respond to the increased need for food assistance in our community due to the economic … Read More

20 Gallon Challenge

McLean County Farm Bureau is launching a 20 Gallon Milk Donation Challenge to encourage people to #Give20for2020! Milk is one of the most requested and least donated items at food pantries. You can help make a difference by donating 20 gallons of milk to the food pantry or agency of your choice. Be sure to … Read More

JAPAN TRADE AGREEMENT IS DAIRY INDUSTRY PRIORITY

In an effort organized by the National Milk Producers Federation and the U.S. Dairy Export Council, 70 dairy companies, farmer-owned cooperatives and associations sent a letter Monday to the U.S. Trade Representative ambassador and the U.S. secretary of agriculture asking the U.S. government to capitalize on the conclusion of Japan’s national elections and quickly finalize … Read More