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Arla Foods, Kaduna State to scale-up dairy farming scheme

Danish dairy firm, Arla foods has partnered with the Kaduna State Government to establish a dairy development programme. The scheme would involve 1,000 families of herdsmen with 12,000 heads of cattle with an overall objective of developing the dairy sector.

Arla Dano Celebrates World Milk Day 2019 with call for improved milk consumption

Leading dairy firm, Arla Dano celebrated World Milk Day on June 1 2019 with a call to Nigerians to increase their consumption of milk due to its immense benefits.

To mark the special day, Dano organised a farm-themed event tagged ‘On the farm with Dano’ at the Ndubuisi Kanu Park, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos with over 2,000 guests in attendance, including celebrities.

Dano Milk signs Nollywood actress Rachael Okonkwo as brand ambassador

Nollywood actress, dancer, model and philanthropist, Rachael Okonkwo popularly known as ‘Nkoli Nwa Nsukka’ has been signed on to Dano milk as brand ambassador.

The signing ceremony which held on the 17th of January, 2018 at the company’s office premises signifies the start of a vibrant collaboration between Dano milk and Rachael Okonkwo who brings vitality, style and grace to everything she does.

Kaduna State, Danish Government mull partnership on dairy development

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday that the dairy farming scheme being proposed by the Kingdom of Denmark and the Kaduna State Government would go a long way in reducing clashes between herdsmen and farmers which has left scores of people dead.

Buhari’s statement came while he received the outgoing Ambassador of Denmark, Mr Torben Gettermann at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

Arla Dano sets new Guinness World record on World Milk Day

Dano Milk on Friday in Lagos entered into the Guinness book of World Records after successfully organising the longest drinks-pouring relay.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the event which involved 700 Nigerian youths pouring milk drink was organised to celebrate the 2018 World Milk Day in Nigeria.

Their successful effort broke the existing record for a similar feat carried out by 550 participants on Nov. 9, 2013 in Caracas, Venezuela, organised by the Coca-Cola Group.

Arla Dano adds excitement to milk segment with introduction of chocolate and strawberry flavours

TG Arla Nigeria, makers of Dano Milk has upped the stakes with the introduction of chocolate and strawberry flavoured milk powder variants into the Nigerian market.

According to the company, the newly introduced strawberry and chocolate milk powder were launched following intense consumer research that informed increasing desire for a convenient and exciting Milk product among families especially kids.

Arla Foods set to open new factory in Ghana

Danish dairy giant Arla Foods is opening a new sales and packaging facility in Ghana.

The new facility, Arla Foods Ltd., which would be based in Accra, will begin marketing the company’s branded dairy products in the country from September in response to growing demand for dairy products.

The facility will supply products from the company’s Dano brand, including powdered milk, butter and cheese from value-added brands like Arla and Lurpak.

Arla Foods restates commitment to safe, affordable food as it unveils Global Innovation Centre

Leading global dairy firm, Arla Foods has reaffirmed its commitment to addressing the growing need of people around the world, including Nigeria, for nutritious, tasty, safe and affordable food products. The company also promised to continuously participate in finding solutions for the global challenges related to obesity, under-nutrition, environment and climate.

Denmark commits to helping Nigeria boost local milk production

Denmark’s Minister Counsellor in Nigeria, Jacob Erikstrup, on Wednesday said his government and some Danish companies are committed to helping Nigeria bridge the gap in local milk production.

While speaking to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos, the minister said that despite the large importation of milk produce from Denmark to Nigeria, there was a need to increase local milk production.

European, West African dairy stakeholders seek solutions to West African dairy sector’s development

In an effort to offer sustainable solutions to developing West Africa’s dairy sector, European and West African dairy farmers and stakeholders met on Wednesday, November 2nd in Abuja at a two-day roundtable conference to proffer new business models that will create employment and profit for the industry.