Honor in Indy 500 Milk Tradition

Insights offered by Deb Osza, Executive Director, American Dairy Association of Indiana

When I was growing up in Osceola in St. Joseph County, Indiana I remember watching the Indianapolis 500 mile race with my family.  It was always a thrill to see the winner drink the milk at the end of the race.

After I began working for the dairy industry at the Dairy Council of Northern Indiana, I continued watching the Indianapolis 500 each year.  I still experienced the thrill when the winner drank the milk, but I also felt pride.  The winner was drinking milk!  Wholesome, nutritious milk produced by our own Indiana dairy farmers!  Milk that I helped to promote!Helio Continue reading