News Releases

October 22, 2009

DFA Board Endorses $8.8 Million Special Payment

Total of $37.3 Million Returned to Members This Year

Kansas City, Mo. - With signs of market improvements and declining input costs suggesting the dairy crisis is easing, the Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) Board of Directors is helping members bridge the gap to a stronger 2010 with a special cash...

October 6, 2009

Court Decides in Favor of DFA

Decision Underscores DFA’s Commitment to Protecting

Kansas City, Mo. - The Superior Court of the State of California for the County of Los Angeles has awarded Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) $14.3 million in its breach of contract suit against Cacique, Inc., a California cheese manufacturer.


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...