The Consumer Education Project of Milk SA


Here you can find scientifically sound nutrition information on dairy and its’ role in human health.

This site is for Consumers and Health Professionals on ‘everything’ dairy.  We have a special section for the Consumer called  Dairy Basics, with reliable nutritional information about dairy. We address all the common questions about dairy in the section Facts about Dairy including the myths.

Health professionals are regarded as opinion leaders in the health industry. They advise the public on nutrition, health and illness. As such the health professional plays an important role in communicating the health and nutritional benefits of dairy to consumers. Dairy-based nutrition is where the health professional will find the latest scientific information on dairy. Dairy nutrients contains nutritional tables of all dairy products as well as resources and tools that can be used in practice, with hand-outs available.

A new feature, the Dairy Health Forum, is written by various health professionals for consumers wanting to know more about nutrition and dairy. Our expert panel is equipped with the latest scientific information and are keen to interact with you, the public.

All information available on this site is available for download to be used in practice, otherwise it can be obtained by contacting us.