By Ibrahim Apekhade Yusuf
Main dairy model, Hollandia, has held the maiden version of its Hollandia Dairy Day. This occasion is a public curiosity initiative undertaken by CHI Restricted, makers of the Hollandia model, to lift consciousness concerning the nutritious worth of dairy merchandise and the way every day consumption performs a key position in reaching optimum well being.
The theme for this 12 months’s occasion, “Dairy Nourishment to Assist Wholesome Residing”, was knowledgeable by the necessity to spotlight the position dairy consumption performs in our on a regular basis nourishment.
Talking, the Head of Authorized/Public Affairs & Company Communications, CHI Restricted, Mr. Israel Dan’Auta drew consideration to the low dairy consumption figures in Nigeria and confused the necessity for every day dairy consumption. He expressed confidence that the “Hollandia Dairy Day convention shall be an efficient discussion board for discussing the way in which ahead in dairy diet, setting priorities in addition to connecting with at this time’s customers at a deeper and extra significant stage.”
One of many visitor audio system, Senior Dietitian on the Lagos College Educating Hospital, Cynthia Onyekwere, highlighted that dairy has been categorised as a serious meals group and has beneficial every day parts for every particular person.
One other visitor speaker, Amaka Okwesilieze Nwaora, a Diet Marketing consultant/Public Well being Skilled said that milk naturally accommodates many vitamins and solely comparatively few energy. “Common consumption of milk and dairy merchandise is beneficial for all age teams as they’re indispensable in each section of our lives,” she added.