News Releases

June 27, 2012

Testimony Discourages Superfund Regulation of Manure

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 27, 2012) – Today Walter Bradley, government and industry relations representative for Dairy Farmers of America, testified before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy...

June 21, 2012

Statement: Senate Endorses Dairy Reform in 2012 Farm Bill

“The U.S. Senate sent an important message to the nation’s agriculture industry today by passing S. 3240, the Agriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act of 2012 (Farm Bill). The Farm Bill contains dairy provisions that will provide producers with...

June 19, 2012

Statement: New Immigration Policy a Welcome Step

Late last week, the Obama administration announced a change in immigration policy that could allow as many as 800,000 immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children to legally remain in the country. The new policy will not grant...

June 4, 2012

Statement: Dairy Industry Support Key in USDA's 150-Year History

On behalf of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA) nearly 15,000 dairy farmer members, DFA’s Board of Directors and management team commend the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for its 150 years of service to the nation’s...