News Releases

August 26, 2009

Dairy Farmers of America Distributes Balance of 2008 Patronage Early

Members Receive Collective $28.5 Million This Year

Kansas City, Mo. - Recognizing the continued financial burden its members are experiencing, Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA) Board of Directors has issued the balance of 2008 patronage payments several weeks ahead of schedule.

July 31, 2009

DFA Reacts to Dairy Product Price Support Program Announcement

The Board and management of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. are encouraged to see continued support for the dairy industry by the United States Department of Agriculture, Secretary Tom Vilsack and a growing number of congressional leaders. We...

July 17, 2009

Dairy Farmers of America Issues $9.5 Million to Assist Members

Special Payment to Ease Economic Burden of Nearly 11,000 Dairy Farms

Kansas City, Mo. - Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA) Board of Directors has approved a special cash payment to members in an effort to ease economic burdens facing the dairy industry.

The $9.5 million payment – equivalent to 5...

July 10, 2009

Dairy Farmers of America Board Commends Vilsack’s Support of Industry

Kansas City, Mo. - Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA) Board of Directors and management applaud Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack for his continued support of the dairy industry, including his recent announcement that the Dairy Export Incentive...