News Releases

May 21, 2009

Schulenburg Plant Marks Start of $39.4 Million Expansion

Building and Equipment Additions Will Nearly Double Plant Capacity

Kansas City, Mo. - To keep pace with steadily growing production demands, the Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) plant in Schulenburg, Texas, is undergoing a major renovation. The $39.4 million project will include expanding the physical space and...

May 9, 2009

Cooperative establishes DFACares to help dairy farm families

Hurricane Katrina carries a rural face that few are seeing in the news media, however more than 312 dairy farm families and 39 DFA employee families reside in the hardest hit areas of Mississippi, Louisiana and Alabama according to Dairy Farmers of...

May 8, 2009

GRUPO LALA Purchases National Dairy from DFA

Dallas, Tx. -GRUPO LALA, one of the largest dairy companies in the world, and Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA), a leading U.S. dairy cooperative, today announced that LALA has acquired milk processing company National Dairy from DFA. The purchase...

April 24, 2009

Dairy Farmers of America Issues Patronage Checks Early

Cooperative to Pay $11.4 Million to its Members

Kansas City, Mo. - In an ongoing effort to ease the stress these economically challenging times are causing for its members, Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) is issuing a portion of members’ patronage-sourced earnings early.

Patronage is...