News Releases

June 18, 2010

DFA Invites Community to Celebrate June Dairy Month with Fun Run

RIPON, Calif. – More than 65 participants hit the Tidewater Bike Path at Library Park in Manteca, Calif., on June 12 for Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA) Inaugural Dairy Fun Run/Walk. Several of DFA’s local dairy farmer owners,...

May 4, 2010

DFA Leader Les Hardesty Delivers Remarks before House Ag Committee

Testimony Highlights Industry Progress, Calls for Immediate Action

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – In testimony before the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture today, Colorado dairy producer Les Hardesty highlighted industry efforts to develop a single national dairy policy that addresses volatility and provides stronger...

April 23, 2010

Earth Day Tip Sheet: Sustainability and Dairying Go Hand-In-Hand

For generations, dairy farmers have engaged in sustainable practices, protecting the land and their animals in order to keep farms successful over several lifetimes. In honor of Earth Day, consider the following ways that Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (...

April 23, 2010

DFA Plant Earns American Legion, VFW Awards

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA) New Wilmington, Pa., plant received an American Legion Employer of Veterans Award during a ceremony this week. The plant also was recently named Pennsylvania Small Employer of the Year...