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As I’m writing this, the Greatest Spectacle in Racing is still a few days away, but by the time you read it, the 100th winner will have drunk the milk in Victory Circle at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  While many traditions revolve around the Indy 500, one of the biggest is the honoring of our..

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Indianapolis 500, 100th Running

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“The greatest spectacle in racing” is celebrating a major milestone this year. On May 29th, 2016 Indianapolis Motor Speedway will host its 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 mile race! That’s pretty epic by anyone standards. Fans from all across the world come to central Indiana to share in the excitement and our Hoosier Dairy..

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Winners Drink Milk Award set for presentation to reigning 500 champ Montoya at Sat’s Drivers’ Meeting

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INDIANAPOLIS – One of the most popular and recognized traditions at the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race is showcased annually through presentation of the Winners Drink Milk Award by American Dairy Association Indiana (ADAI). During Saturday morning’s Public Drivers’ Meeting at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, ADAI general manager Deb Osza will present the coveted award to reigning 500..

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American Dairy Association honors Alexander Rossi as 42nd Fastest Rookie

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INDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis 500 first-year driver Alexander Rossi has been honored by American Dairy Association Indiana (ADAI) as recipient of its 42nd annual Fastest Rookie of the Year Award. The presentation took place today (Tuesday, 24 May 2016) during a luncheon at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Pagoda Plaza Pavilion. Over 300 by-invitation guests attended, including representatives of the Speedway..

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2016 Indianapolis 500 Milk Preference Poll

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In 1939, three-time Indy 500 winner Louis Meyer requested a bottle of cold buttermilk, and since that fated day, Indianapolis 500 drivers quench their thirst with an ice cold bottle of milk from our Indiana dairy farms. For the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, the beloved tradition continues! The winning driver will receive a..

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What Is The Fastest Rookie Luncheon?

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The Month of May is always special around our office.  The Drink of Milk in Victory Lane is something we hold near and dear to our hearts.  But there’s another Indy 500 tradition that we’re fond of that isn’t as well known. Since 1975, the American Dairy Association Indiana has honored the Fastest Rookie driver..

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Fuel Up to Play 60 Schools Know #WinnersDrinkMilk!

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You can’t deny the month of May takes on special meaning in Indiana.  Many of our Fuel Up to Play 60 schools are celebrating in the spirit of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing and Winners Drink Milk. Shawswick Middle School in Bedford celebrated Dairy Week at the end of April, getting everybody in the racing..

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Indianapolis 500 ‘Fastest Rookie’ recipients

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INDIANAPOLIS – The 42 recipients of American Dairy Association Indiana’s Fastest Rookie of the Year Award at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and their winning speeds, are: 2016                            Alexander Rossi                              ..

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Dague, Kelsay set to deliver Victory Circle milk

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INDIANAPOLIS – Every driver in the 2016 Indianapolis 500-Mile Race will want to make the acquaintance of two Hoosier dairy farmers on Sunday afternoon, May 29. And they’ll know exactly where to find them. Janet Dague and Joe Kelsay will be standing, customized cooler in hand, on some of Central Indiana’s most valuable real estate..

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