School Milk Program – The Ontario
Elementary School Milk Program, which ensures that Ontario
enjoy the nutritional benefits of cold, fresh milk at lunch
has been operating for 32 years and is administered by Dairy
Farmers of Ontario. The program runs in 2,800 schools representing
70% of all schools in the province. Run by volunteers in each
school, the program provides turnkey administrative support,
financing for school fridges, educational materials, promotional
materials and contests. The program offers many rewarding benefits.
Milk gives children nutrition that improves concentration, energy-levels & learning
performance. Parents enjoy the assurance that there is a healthy
lunch drink option at school. And, it fosters school spirit and
offers senior students hands-on experience.
builds awareness and understanding of the importance of the
agriculture and agri-food system by providing educational programs
and resources for all Ontario students and teachers.
||Farm and Food
Care Ontario – Farm
and Food Care Ontario has a number of on-line resources,
including Virtual Tours of dairy farms and
the Animal Agriculture Photo Library. The photo library provides
those in agriculture, education, teachers, students and media
an opportunity to access accurate, up-to-date photographs of
Ontario agriculture, including farm animals, farm families,
animal care and modern barns. Terms of usage can be found on
the library site.
Royal Agricultural Winter Fair – Bring
country to the city ... this
agricultural show is held in November
at the Coliseum/National Trade Centre in Toronto, Ontario,
group programs are offered each week day that the fair
Farmers of Ontario – the
marketing group for the largest sector of Ontario agriculture
are proudly owned and operated by Ontario's Dairy Farmers. View
their site - www.milk.org
Farmers of Canada – the voice of Canadian
dairy farmers. Their nutrition site - www.dairygoodness.ca - has a wealth of information about dairy nutrition and
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