One of the key focus areas of NMPF across its 100-year history has been the development and advocacy of federal policies ensuring Americans have access to the best nutrition possible, through a diet that features daily consumption of dairy products. This emphasis has generated benefits both for farmers and consumers.
As 2016 unfolds, we’re once again in the middle of a campaign to remind policy makers in Washington that dairy foods provide an unparalleled package of nutrients that delivers quantifiable benefits to all Americans.
The start of a new year is a great opportunity to reflect back on the accomplishments of the past 12 months and focus on important goals to achieve in the coming year. That effort is as relevant to organizations such as NMPF as it is to individuals. So, here’s a quick review of 2015’s highlights, and some of the items that National Milk has on its to-do list for 2016.