How You Can Help

With 3% of the nation’s restaurants already permanently shutting their doors and millions of students out of school, the normal markets for dairy are no longer available to farmers. Family farms and local businesses need support more than ever. We've had many people asking what they can do to help our state’s signature industry, so we’ve rounded up a list of the top ways you can support them.




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Buy dairy when buying groceries.

When buying groceries, look for the Proudly Wisconsin Cheese™ and Proudly Wisconsin Dairy™ badges to identify the world’s most award-winning cheese and highest quality dairy products.


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Purchase cheese online.

Check out the complete directory of more than 40 Wisconsin cheese companies that will ship cheese directly to your door.

Buy Now!


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Get cooking with Wisconsin dairy!

Find hundreds of recipes and all the inspiration you need to get cooking. Share pictures by using #ProudlyWisconsin.

Plan Your Menu


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Donate dairy.

Share access to high-quality nutrition. Donating milk and dairy products to your favorite local food bank or make a donation at and milk will get delivered to a Feeding America member food bank near you.

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Support local restaurants.

Order takeout or delivery from your favorite local restaurants that use cheese, like pizzerias, which account for the largest share of cheese used at dine-in and quick-serve restaurants.

Find a Restaurant