News Releases

January 28, 2008

Missouri DFA Member Named Innovative Dairy Farmer of the Year

Kansas City, Mo. - KBC Farms in Purdy, Mo., a member of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA), was named the Innovative Dairy Farmer of the Year. Operations Manager Charles Fletcher and his family received the award on Jan. 21 at the 2008 Dairy Forum in...

December 17, 2007

Katrina’s dairy losses could top $40 million to DFA families, Rita only adds to confusion

Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) – a dairy farmer owned cooperative that markets milk for dairy farmers in the Hurricane Katrina affected areas of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama – estimates that immediate farm losses stemming from...

December 1, 2007

Hurricane Rita’s bill for dairy farmers still being tabulated

With Southeast dairy farmers still reeling in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, her sister, Hurricane Rita, tore through some of the same Gulf states this past weekend, causing electrical outages and property damage. The full impact is currently being...

November 29, 2007

DFA Wins Six Cheese Awards in National Milk Producers Federation Contest

Kansas City, Mo. - Some of the best cheeses were recognized by National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF), and Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) was among the winners. DFA claimed six awards in the national contest on Nov. 14 in Orlando, Fla. held...