News Releases

April 19, 2017

DFA joins newly launched Project Gigaton Initiative to reduce emissions

Dairy Farmers of America and other companies will work to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by one gigaton – the equivalent of taking more than 211 million vehicles in the U.S. off the road for an entire year

Today, during Walmart’s Sustainability Milestone Summit, Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) joined the retailer and other organizations in announcing our participation in a new platform, Project Gigaton, aiming to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from our...

April 13, 2017

DFA and Vanguard Renewables Announce Strategic Alliance

Partnership Will Develop Anaerobic Digestion Systems for DFA Farmers

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national farmer-owned dairy cooperative, and Vanguard Renewables, a Massachusetts-based renewable energy developer, announce a strategic partnership to help bring anaerobic digestion technology to more farms across the...

April 4, 2017

DFA and Sprint announce ag tech startups selected as part of 2017 accelerator program

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national farmer-owned dairy cooperative, and Sprint (NYSE:S) recently announced the four ag tech startup companies participating in the 2017 Accelerator, an innovative program that helps accelerate and grow startup...

March 22, 2017

Annual Meeting Focuses on Pride in Dairy As Well As the Cooperative

This week, more than 1,500 members and guests gathered in Kansas City for the Cooperative’s 19th annual meeting.

This year’s meeting emphasized what sets the Cooperative apart and those ideals and values that matter most to members,...