News Releases

September 2, 2011

10th DFA Facility Earns SQF Level 3 Certification

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA) Reading, Pa., plant recently became the 10th Cooperative manufacturing facility to achieve Safe Quality Foods (SQF) Level 3 certification.

SQF certification is part of a broader...

August 12, 2011

Support for Dairy Policy Legislation Signals Progress


Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA) Board and management commend Reps. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., and Mike Simpson, R-Idaho, for their bipartisan leadership in the effort to reform dairy policy.

August 8, 2011

DFA Operations Executive Appointed to WCMA Board

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Mark Peterson, vice president of operations for Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA), has been appointed an at-large board member for the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA).

Peterson directs and leads several of...

August 4, 2011

Western Area Dairy Leaders Attend DFA Summer Meeting

MODESTO, Calif. – More than 130 dairy farmers and industry leaders recently gathered for Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA) annual Western Area Summer Meeting, held in Modesto, Calif.

In addition to networking with fellow dairy...