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The 2021 Milk Calendar FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Q: How do I get a 2021 Milk Calendar?

A: If you are an Ontario resident, you can sign up to receive a free Milk Calendar online here. Dairy Farmers of Ontario will mail you your free calendar. Please allow up to four weeks from the date of your online request for delivery via regular mail by Canada Post.

 

Q: Is the calendar free?

A: Yes. There is no charge and no purchase required to receive the 2021 Milk Calendar.
 

Q: I have not yet received my 2021 Milk Calendar. What is the status of my calendar being sent?

A: Due to the large volume of mailings, it may take up to four weeks for you to receive your 2021 Milk Calendar. It is being delivered by regular mail via Canada Post. If you signed up more than five weeks ago and still haven’t received your Milk Calendar, please confirm the approximate date you signed up and we’ll look into it for you. Please call 1-844-889-3836 should you need to inquire.
 

​Q: Why am I being asked for my email?

A: Dairy Farmers of Ontario collects your email to send you an early invitation to receive next year’s calendar as well as new recipes, coupons for dairy products, special offers, and local food information. Your email and personal information will not be shared with any third parties. Please see here for our Privacy Policy.
 

Q: Will Dairy Farmers of Ontario share my personal information?

A: Dairy Farmers of Ontario will not share your personal information with third parties. From time to time, Dairy Farmers of Ontario will send you free recipes, coupons for dairy products, special offers, and local food information by email. There is no purchase required and you can unsubscribe at any time. For further details, please visit our website or click here to view our full privacy policy.
 

Q: Do I have to provide an email to get a 2021 Milk Calendar?

A: Yes. Providing an email ensures we can send you an invitation to re-subscribe to receive the Milk Calendar each year. Dairy Farmers of Ontario will also send free recipes, coupons for dairy products, and special offers as well as local food information throughout the year. There is no purchase required and you can unsubscribe at any time. For further details, please visit click here to view our full privacy policy.
 

Q: I signed up last year and received my calendar. Why do I have to sign up again this year?

A: To ensure our lists are up to date, we ask that you sign up each year if you wish to have this year’s calendar mailed to you. In order to reduce waste, we want to ensure that we send calendars only to those who request one each year.
 

Q: Can I speak to someone to sign up for the 2021 Milk Calendar instead of signing up online?

A: Of course!  Simply call our toll-free line: 1-844-889-3836 to request a 2021 Milk Calendar. We will get all of your mailing details over the phone. Please allow up to four weeks from the date of your online request for delivery via regular mail by Canada Post.
 

Q: How do I get a 2021 Milk Calendar if I live outside of Ontario?

A: If you live outside of Ontario, you can visit the Dairy Farmers of Canada website or your provincial milk board website to learn how to receive the 2021 Milk Calendar in your area.
 

Q: How do I get a 2021 Milk Calendar if I live outside of Canada?

A: At this time, the Milk Calendar is not available for international mailing. If you would like to receive a digital copy of the recipes in this year’s calendar, simply click here to sign-up for the digital recipe collection.
 

Q: How can I order more than one calendar? 

A: As supplies are limited, we are only sending one calendar per household; however, you can sign up online to access a digital copy of the recipes. Click here and select the digital delivery option.
 

Q: I would like to order additional calendars on behalf of my friend(s) and/or family who do not have internet access.

A: If you’d like to order a calendar for someone who is unable to sign up online, you can sign up on their behalf by clicking here and entering their full name and their mailing details. If your friend(s) and/or family would prefer to call us directly, we can get their mailing details over the phone. They can call 1-844-889-3836 and we will send the 2021 Milk Calendar to their mailing address. Please allow up to four weeks from the date of your online request for delivery via regular mail by Canada Post.
 

Q: How do I get multiple calendars sent to my office or event?

A: If you would like to request multiple copies of the 2021 Milk Calendar for an office or event, please email your request to calendar@milk.org, using the subject line: Request for additional calendars. Please include:

  • The number of calendars you wish to receive (note each case contains 100 calendars)

  • The name of the business or event

  • The date of the event

  • The full mailing address for the location you’d like the calendars sent to, including the phone number of a key contact

Dairy Farmers of Ontario will do its best to fulfill all calendar requests; however, quantities are limited.
 

Q: Why is the calendar not in the newspapers anymore?

A: In 2019, Dairy Farmers of Ontario changed the Milk Calendar distribution plan from newspapers to mail delivery to ensure the right quantity of calendars were being printed, and that everyone in Ontario who wanted a calendar could receive it. This method allows Dairy Farmers of Ontario to reduce paper waste and connect directly with the people who love the iconic Milk calendar.
 

Q: General Feedback on the 2021 Milk Calendar

A: Dairy Farmers of Ontario works hard each year to create a Milk Calendar that will be loved – and used – by Canadians. They are not able to take feedback over the phone, but you are encouraged to share your feedback by sending an email to calendar@milk.org, using the subject line: “2021 Milk Calendar Feedback”
 

Q: Will you read my feedback? Does it matter?

A: The team that puts together the Milk Calendar will review all of the feedback provided. They really love hearing from consumers like you and while of course it’s not possible to always incorporate all of the ideas provided, some of the best enhancements to the Milk Calendar have been suggested by Canadians who have used it for years, and even generations.
 

Q: I have questions/general feedback about the Dairy Industry.

A: If you have general questions or feedback on the Canadian dairy industry, please email questions@milk.org directly and your comments or questions will be forwarded to the person or partner organization best suited to respond.

Sign-up to receive your 2021 Milk Calendar!

You can choose to receive a copy of the 2021 Milk Calendar in the mail, or view the recipes online and download a digital recipe collection.