News Releases

May 22, 2009

Dairy Farmers of America Board Applauds DEIP Allocations

Allocations Will Improve Export Market Opportunities for U.S. Dairy Farmers

Kansas City, Mo. - The Board and management of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) commend Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack for his role in activating significant dairy export allocations under the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Dairy Export...

May 21, 2009

Expansion Fact Sheet:

Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. Plant – Schulenburg, Texas

Plant Address:
801 James Ave., Schulenburg, TX 78956

Construction Start:
May 2009

March 2010

Current Size:
140,000 square feet

Completed Size:
250,000 square feet


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...