News Releases

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.

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April 7, 2009

Dairy Farmers of America Earns National Recognition from Dannon

Partner names cooperative among Supplier of the Year awardees

Kansas City, Mo. - Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA), a farmer-owned cooperative serving more than 18,000 members, recently earned accolades from The Dannon Company. DFA was named 2008 Supplier of the Year for Raw Materials and Packaging.

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April 1, 2009

Dairy Farmers of America honors long-time leader

Beckendorf retires from Board after 42 years of service to the dairy industry

Kansas City, Mo. - Charles Beckendorf was honored for 42 years of service to Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) and the dairy industry during the Cooperative’s 11th Annual Meeting, held March 24-25 in Kansas City. The Tomball, Texas, resident...

April 1, 2009

Dairy Farmers of America corporate board of directors elects officers

Kansas City, Mo. - Tom Camerlo, a dairy farmer from Florence, Colo., was re-elected to his seventh term as chairman of the Corporate Board of Directors for Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA). The election took place at the conclusion of DFA’s...