Dairy Council Northern Ireland

Milk it for all it's worth

Dairy Council on Instagram

Key stage 3 + 4

Please note that the Sports and Exercise Nutrition programmes below are not currently available. However, if you register your interest someone will be in touch to alert you when the programmes are up and running again.

As part of our ‘Milk It for all it’s Worth’ campaign, the Dairy Council for Northern Ireland offers a range of Sports and Exercise Nutrition programmes in post primary schools. These have been developed by a registered Sports and Exercise Nutritionist and include pupil and teacher resources. All lessons are available to schools at no cost.

GCSE Physical Education Programme

  • Interactive lesson on nutrition for physical activity and sport
  • Supports the teaching of Component 1 and 2 of the GCSE PE specification
  • Developed in consultation with CCEA

A–Level Sports Science / BTEC Sport Level 3 Programme

  • In–depth look at hydration and nutrition for sport and performance
  • Milk’s potential role after exercise

Extra–Curricular Sport Programme

  • For all ages and abilities in competitive school sport
  • Importance of nutrition to maximize sports performance
  • Tailored to sport and athletes needs


To register your interest to be alerted when the programmes are up and running again, please fill in the request form, and someone from the Dairy Council will be in touch.

Or for further information or queries regarding any of the programmes outlined please contact us on:

Telephone: 028 90 770 113
Email: nutrition@dairycouncil.co.uk

July 28

You can find out more about the dairy sector's sustainability achievements in our col…

Read Tweet

July 28

For #Tokyo2020 here’s a trip down memory lane of our #MilkItNI Sports Nutrition sem…

Read Tweet

July 27

Get voting! ✅ VOTE for the café, restaurant, hotel, bar or bakery that you think…

Read Tweet

July 26

#MilkCup memories! More at https://t.co/3z1BOLjBwY https://t.co/GncEmqADlc…

Read Tweet

July 26

There are four key dimensions to consider in the development of a Sustainable Diet……

Read Tweet

July 22

A healthier diet can also help pave the way to a more sustainable future for all… #…

Read Tweet

July 22

With 1 day to go to #Tokyo2020 we're all about sports nutrition & thinking back to ou…

Read Tweet

July 21

Very interesting work from @mimeclegg and colleagues @UniRdg_IFNH Plant-based dairy a…

Read Tweet

July 19

#SustainableDairyEU https://t.co/9fDVXZu1tR https://t.co/j93Oh8yLZz…

Read Tweet

July 19

#SustainableDairyEUhttps://www.dairycouncil.co.uk/cmsfiles/Substainability/Fact_Book_…

Read Tweet

July 16

Time is running out! ⌛ If you think your business makes scones with award-winning p…

Read Tweet

July 15

RT @Farm_Week: PICK UP #FarmWeek TODAY to read more...…

Read Tweet

July 15

Hedgerows not only help with carbon sequestration but they can also help boost biodiv…

Read Tweet

July 14

Our deadline for entries is fast-approaching ⌛...Enter your scones into our Best Sc…

Read Tweet

From the farm to the fridge, the Dairy Council for Northern Ireland acts on behalf of the dairy industry, promoting the natural goodness and quality of Northern Ireland milk and dairy products.

Our primary function is to communicate factual information to allow individuals to make well informed choices about dairy products that they consume and to inform them of the benefits of including dairy products in a balanced diet. We use a wide range of media, which includes television, radio, press, and social media. Our Advertising is complemented by public relations and promotional activities designed to communicate with specific groups.

Home delivery

Contact your nearest dairy to arrange delivery

Ballyrashane Creamery

T+44 (0)28 7034 3265

This site uses cookies for general analytics but not for advertising purposes. View our privacy policy to find out more. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on our website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time.