Milk and dairy plays key role in infant and child nutrition
Milk and dairy foods are a vital source of iodine which is a nutrient of particular concern to pregnant women, experts were told at the International Dairy Federation’s (IDF) World Dairy Summit today.
Global Dairy Leaders call for united approach on consumer confidence
World dairy leader issued a call for the industry to united and embrace enthusiastically the challenge of securing consumer confidence.
Dairy must confront the Risk of Protein becoming the next Frontier in Nutrition Debate
The global dairy industry must address the risk of protein becoming the ‘next frontier’ in the debate on nutrition.
Dairy Committed to its Global Nutritional and Environmental Goals
World political and agricultural leaders were told today that dairy is committed to playing a vital dual role in feeding the world with nutritious foods – and protecting the environment.
New IDF Guidance on Animal Welfare to be published in 2018
New guidance on animal welfare which will be produced by the international dairy community will highlight the significant progress being made by dairy producers in adopting the highest standards of animal care.
Scientists make headway on mastitis in “friend or foe” debate
Scientists are making significant progress with research into the prevalent microorganisms that can cause subclinical mastitis in dairy herds, according to the International Dairy Federation (IDF).
Nordic countries highlight animal health research progress
Scientists in Sweden and Norway have highlighted the progress of research on key issues affecting the health of dairy herds. Action plans launched in Norway to help combat antibiotic resistance have shown significant results, according to Dr Olav Østerås, chair of the International Dairy Federation’s (IDF) Standing Committee on Animal Health and Welfare. He said: […]
Chile signs Rotterdam Declaration
Consorcio Lechero the daiiry chain articulator in Chile, with the Ministry of Agriculture, FAO Chile and the International Dairy Federation, signed this important international agreement whose main goal is to meet the UN Objectives of Sustainable Development by 2030 and make the dairy sector one of the leaders of the country’s growth.
IDF Celebrates the World School Milk Day 2017
Today is World School Milk Day. The International Dairy Federation (IDF) celebrates this day to foster a better understanding of dairy products and how they fit into the overall diet.
Dairy Is Fit For The Future – But Only If We Seize The Moment Globally
The dairy industry plays a key role in feeding the world and must respond dynamically and forcefully on a global level to those who challenge its nutritional and environmental integrity according to Dr Judith Bryans, President of the International Dairy Federation.