Today - World Milk Day

Posted on:01 Jun 2017 10:39:32
Today - World Milk Day
01 June 2017 Current Affairs:

  • World Milk Day is an initiative of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) to celebrate the contribution of the dairy industry around the globe on 1st June every year.

  • The tagline added this year as a Raise a glass for milk.

  • The Day provides an opportunity to focus attention on milk and to publicise activities connected with milk and the milk industry.

  • This date was chosen because a number of countries were already celebrating a national milk day on or around this time.

  • The first World Milk Day was held in 2001.


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