About Us

About the Innovation Center

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The Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy is a forum that leverages the collective power of the dairy community to address the changing needs and expectations of consumers through a framework of shared best practices and accountability.

Mission and vision

Vision: People trust dairy as essential to their lives.
Mission: Working together to ensure an economically viable and socially responsible U.S. dairy community from farm to table.

Communications committee

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Dairy has a powerful story to tell about delivering delicious, safe, and nutritious food in a way that is socially, economically, and environmentally responsible. The Communications Committee is leading communications to inspire trust in the dairy community with consumers by bringing to market relevant ways of engaging multiple stakeholders in a new conversation around dairy – both from a social responsibility and product enjoyment perspective.

Food Safety committee

The Food Safety committee is dedicated to improving conditions within dairy processing and manufacturing to help mitigate food safety risks and safeguard consumer confidence in dairy.
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Sustainability committee

The U.S. Dairy Sustainability Commitment builds on the legacy of farmers who have cared for the land for generations. Across the supply chain, the industry is working together to provide nutritious, responsibly produced and economically viable products.