News Releases

July 19, 2013

Panel Explores Brand Equity

DFA Consumer Marketing Expert Lends Perspective to Discussion

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 19, 2013) – Recognizing the significance young members have in the future of their cooperatives, Ted Sowle represented Dairy Farmers of America at the Northeast Cooperative Council’s Future Cooperative Leaders...

July 11, 2013

Statement: Farm Bill Progress is Bittersweet

“While today’s progress toward a Farm Bill is welcome, it is unfortunate that this movement comes with a bill that does not contain the Dairy Security Act (DSA). H.R. 2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013, falls...

June 21, 2013

Immigration Policy Affects Access to Affordable Food

DFA Chairman Delivers Remarks at Immigration Forum

Current immigration policy is threatening access to quality, affordable food in this nation, DFA Board Chairman Randy Mooney asserted during a U.S. Department of Agriculture forum on comprehensive immigration reform today in Kansas City.

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June 20, 2013

Statement: Farm Bill Defeat a Blow to Dairy

 “Despite the agriculture community’s best effort, with a vote of 195–234 the U.S. House of Representatives failed to pass a Farm Bill today.

“Earlier in the day, the Goodlatte-Scott amendment stripped the Dairy Market...