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Ask us about the milk you drink!

December 18, 2017

As future RDNs, it is our job to provide safe and effective recommendations about the food you eat. Visiting a local dairy farm shed some light on what is really going on!

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Ask us about the milk you drink!
Cheese Superheroes

Cheese Superheroes

December 15, 2017

While it might not be delivered to your home from men or women in capes, there are “cheese heroes” among us. Dairy farmers across Illinois play a big role in getting that ooey-gooey-oh-so-cheesy cheese on our tables.

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Braised Short Ribs with Red Wine Sauce

December 13, 2017

Beef Short Ribs and mushrooms are braised in beef stock and red wine for a deep delicious flavor.

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Braised Short Ribs with Red Wine Sauce
Antibiotics aren’t as worrisome as we thought

Antibiotics aren’t as worrisome as we thought

December 13, 2017

As dietetic interns at Northern Illinois University, we had the opportunity to tour Mitchell Farms in Winnebago, IL to learn more about dairy farming.

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