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February

The Greeley Tribune talks about dairy farmer George Maxey as he celebrates his barn’s 100th birthday.

January

The Arvada Press, The BARN, Denver Post’s YourHub, Golden Transcript and Lakewood Sentinel talk about dairy farm families providing Fuel Up to Play 60 grants to local schools.

Dairy farmer Mary Kraft was interviewed by Luke Runyon at Harvest Public Media about milk alternatives – and the story was picked up for syndication on NPR affiliates throughout the country.

Fox 21 News covered Central High School’s winning recipe in a national Dannon and Fuel Up to Play 60 yogurt recipe contest.

Dairy farmer milk donations to food banks were featured in the Denver Post’s YourHub and on the BARN.

December 2016

The Brush News Tribune covered a Miles the Mascot Fuel Up to Play 60 assembly.

The Denver Broncos talk about Virgil Green’s Denver Broncos Walter Payton Man of the Year award, including his involvement in Fuel Up to Play 60 with Western Dairy.

November 2016

Progressive Dairyman talks about Western Dairy’s partnership with local McDonald’s stores.

The Colorado Spirit Award, Western Dairy’s new scholarship with CHSAA, was promoted in the Greeley Tribune.

The 2016 Fuel Greatness Touchdown Awards were featured in the Fence Post.

Dairy farmer Cindy Chapin was featured in Progressive Dairyman.

October 2016

Progressive Dairyman featured local dairy farmer Cindy Chapin!

Richmond Times-Dispatch featured a Western Dairy recipe! Practical Nutrition: Broccoli a healthful addition to most diets.

September 2016

Our friend Parker Wallace visited Denver, Great Falls and Colorado Springs to talk about Western Dairy and the Great American Milk Drive!

Western Dairy was proud to work with the NFL, DMI, the Denver Broncos and singer/songwriter Jordin Sparks to bring a hometown grant to Jeffco Schools!

Fuel Up to Play 60 students were recognized by local media for their work on school wellness when they attended a Broncos game – Skyview Middle School student featured at the Denver Broncos Play 60 Game against the Indianapolis Colts and HMS student to be recognized at Broncos game.

Western Dairy was proud to partner with GENYOUth and AdCap to help with the first Annual Leprino Foods Company Foundation Health Innovation Challenge! Leprino Foods Company Foundation donates $15,000 worth of grants to promote health in Colorado Schools

Western Dairy tips were picked up for an article in Reader’s Digest! Add These 9 Lunch-Box Foods to Boost Your Kid’s Brainpower

August 2016

Western Dairy was excited to help kids get free breakfast from our friend’s at McDonald’s. Free McDonald’s breakfast for students Sept. 7.

We were excited to hear about the dairy cow judging at the state fair!

June 2016

Progressive Dairyman spotlights WDA’s efforts with the Great American Milk Drive.

Western Dairy Announces Virgil Green as the New Fuel Up to Play 60 Player on the Denver Post’s YourHub.

May 2016

The Lakewood Sentinel follows Green Mountain ag students to a dairy as they take their learning from the classroom to real life.

April 2016

Western Dairy is proud to return as a sponsor for Pedal the Plains the fifth year. The La Junta Tribune and the Journal-Advocate both write about this year’s Pedal the Plains Announcement.

March 2016

Colorado celebrates Ag Day with what else? Food. Western Dairy’s chef, who got second place in the cooking competition is spotlighted on Farm Progress.

Lawmakers Solute Agriculture Industry by hosting a cook-off featuring local Colorado agriculture. Western Dairy’s chef wins second place in the competition!

How David Bruton has impacted the Denver Community, including his involvement with Western Dairy and Fuel Up to Play 60 and his commitment to children’s literacy.

The Greeley Tribune wrote a great article (and did a video) about a Fuel Up to Play 60 assembly at Franklin Middle School in Greeley. You can read our blog about the event here.

January 2016

Marketing and Communications specialist for Jeffco Public Schools talks about Fuel Up to Play 60’s Fuel Greatness Celebration on the Denver Post’s YourHub.

Western Dairy sponsors the Farm Foundation’s Workshop on Antimicrobial Drug Use in Food Animals seminar, recapped on AgriMarketing.