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United Dairymen of Arizona News

Farming's Impact in Pinal County

By Roxy Helman - January 14, 2019

In Arizona's early years, jobs in agriculture, ranching and mining played an important role in our economy. As the state has grown, agriculture has been pushed further out to accommodate development. Even though you might not see many farms in the city, agriculture and farming have a big impact in...

Young Cooperators in the Community

By Roxy Helman - December 14, 2018

For nearly 20 years, Phoenix Children's Hospital has been filled with Christmas trees for the holiday season. This year, 97 trees can be found all around campus. Volunteers consisting of donors, corporate groups, civic groups, churches, patients and their families, and employees donate all of the...

Connecting with Consumers in the New York City

By Roxy Helman - December 04, 2018

Since 2016 Rosemarie Zimbelman has been an Arizona Milk Producers Board Member. The board oversees the marketing of milk and dairy products made by Arizona Dairy Farms. As a working mom, consumer, and dairy farmer Rosemarie has a different perspective to add to the board. She also believes her...

Meet Our Family- Philberta Montoya

By Roxy Helman - November 16, 2018

Years worked at UDA: 3 years Tell us a little about yourself: Recently married to the love of my life, Clifford. I grew up on the Navajo Reservation in Northern Arizona.  I am middle child of 5,I have one of each sibling an older brother, older sister, me, a little brother and a little sister. I...

Great Gallon Giveback!

By Roxy Helman - November 02, 2018

Childhood should be filled with playing, learning, and growing. But for many children, adequate nutrition is a struggle. In Arizona, over 1 million people are struggling with hunger and 1 in 4 of those people are children. 

The Art of Cheese Making at Mesa Library

By Roxy Helman - October 24, 2018

United Dairymen of Arizona and Arizona Cheese Co. recently presented at the Mesa Library, on the 'Art of Cheese Making'. 

Cheese Board Making Tips

By Roxy Helman - September 14, 2018

Are you gearing up for holiday entertaining or a night with friends? Make your guests think you are a cheese connoisseur with a simple cheese board. Cheese boards are great because they look fancy but can be arranged in minutes. Many items could be in your pantry so you don't have to spend a lot of...

Arizona Dairy Co. Featured in Arizona Wilderness Brewing Video

By Roxy Helman - August 23, 2018

"If I could get beer from my cows, I would..." - Justin Stewart East Valley brewery, Arizona Wilderness Brewing Co., (AWBC) make a point to source ingredients from local farms for their menu and brew process. 

Five Reasons To Attend the Milk n More Grand Opening

By Roxy Helman - August 22, 2018

Our little community convenience store, Milk n More, is holding its Grand Opening celebration this Saturday (August 25, 2018). The Milk n More Store is more than your average store. You can find local milk and dairy products made at the co-op or with milk from our member dairies.

United Dairymen of Arizona Endorse Sine Kerr for Senate

By Roxy Helman - August 16, 2018

  For Immediate Release 8/16/18