MORE MILK POURING INTO BLAIR COUNTY AS LOCAL DAIRY FARMER TEAMS UP WITH FARM BUREAU & IMLER'S POULTRY
Trailer Load of Milk Arrived July 7 to be Distributed to Thousands of Local Families to Provide Essential Nutrition
July 9, 2020
More than 4,000 of gallons of milk arrived in Blair County on July 7 and will be distributed to local families through food pantries, churches and shelters as a result of a collaboration between the Blair County Farm Bureau, local dairy farmer Jennifer Heltzel of Martinsburg, a board member of the Pennsylvania Dairy Promotion Program, and American Dairy Association North East.
“Organizations that provide food assistance are under enormous stress due to increased need resulting from consequences of the pandemic,” says Heltzel. “I’m grateful to be able to coordinate milk assistance f...