News Releases

April 2, 2019

DFA Urges Legislators to Keep U.S.-Mexico Border Open

In a letter to members of the House and Senate, Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) President and Chief Executive Officer Rick Smith urged “immediate action to ensure the U.S.-Mexico border remains open to U.S. dairy exports.” The communication to Congress is...

April 1, 2019

DFA announces startups selected for 2019 accelerator program

DFA Accelerator Class Will Focus on Ag Tech and Dairy Food Products

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national cooperative owned by family farmers, announced the companies participating in the 2019 DFA Accelerator program. These seven companies will engage in a 90-day immersive program, which is part of the Sprint...

March 20, 2019

2019 DFA Cares Foundation Scholarships

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) recognizes the importance of developing future leaders in the dairy industry and is committed to investing in their education. Since its inception 12 years ago, the DFA Cares Foundation Scholarship

has grown...

March 20, 2019

DFA Annual Meeting Emphasizes the Cooperative’s Commitment to Farmers and Helping Preserve the Planet

When Dairy Farmers of America — the largest supplier of raw milk in the world — kicked off its Annual Meeting in Kansas City this week, one message was clear: A commitment to preserving the family farm for generations to come means a commitment to...