Your Weekly Checkoff Update
Developing Positive Dairy Relationships with Environmental Community is Priority
As part of ADA North East’s effort to help farmers strengthen relationships and bolster understanding of the dairy industry within the environmental community, we recently participated in the Maryland Association for Environmental & Outdoor Education (MAEOE) conference. Our presentation with information about dairy farmers drew 25 viewers.
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Dairy Valentines are Available for Social Media on American DairyENGAGED
Want to share a “cheesy” Valentine with friends and family? ADA North East developed a variety of fun Valentines that are available on our new social media page American DairyENGAGED. The page makes it easy to share your dairy story by providing daily content, videos, tips and tricks, recipes, and other social media “hacks.” For more information, contact Kelsey O’Shea at
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Local Farmers are National Dairy Checkoff Leaders
Four dairy farmers from the ADA North East board of directors are also represented on the national dairy checkoff boards for Dairy Management Inc. (DMI), National Dairy Promotion and Research Board (NDB), National Dairy Council (NDC), and United Dairy Industry Association (UDIA). They are:  
  • Marilyn Hershey, Cochranville, Pa., DMI Chair
  • Skip Hardie, Groton, N.Y., DMI Secretary 
  • Jennifer Heltzel, Martinsburg, Pa., NDB Treasurer 
  • Audrey Donahoe, Clayville, N.Y., National Dairy Council Chair and UDIA 2nd Vice Chair
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College Students with Interest in Dairy Related Careers Eligible to Apply for Scholarships
Applications are being accepted for college scholarships that are awarded by America’s dairy farmers through the National Dairy Promotion and Research Board. Eleven $2,500 scholarships will be given, in addition to the $3,500 James H. Loper, Jr. Memorial Scholarship.
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