National Dairy Month

All About The Dairy Group

USDA. MyPlate.

This MyPlate review of the dairy group provides daily recommendations, serving sizes, health benefits, nutrient information, and other tips for dairy consumption.


Discover MyPlate: Dairy Discover MyPlate: Dairy

Discover MyPlate includes six Emergent Readers featuring kindergarten-level sight words that help children build literacy skills while learning about the five food groups and MyPlate.

Dairy includes sight words: has, make, she, can, likes

A MyPlate Meal includes the sight words: I, she, he, we, has, have


Choose Yogurts That Are Lower in Added Sugars Choose Yogurts That Are Lower in Added Sugars

USDA, FNS, Team Nutrition

Choose Yogurts That Are Lower in Added Sugars [English]


Serving Milk in the CACFP  Serving Milk in the CACFP

Serving Milk in the CACFP [English] [Spanish]


Build A Healthy Plate With Milk

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition


Eat Smart Play Hard. Drink Milk at Meals. Eat Smart Play Hard. Drink Milk at Meals.

USDA. FNS. Team Nutritioin


The Dairy Connection

National Dairy Council.

A rich resource for the importance of dairy in childhood nutrition, health and wellness, and research. Includes educational materials, recipes, fact sheets, and educational kits.


Got Your Dairy Today?

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

Dairy is an important source of protein and calcium. The 10 Tips Nutrition Education series offers ways to include dairy in the diet.


Recipes Using Yogurt

USDA. Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services.

From the What's Cooking? USDA Mixing Bowl.