News Releases

October 10, 2007

DFA Member Testifies on Labor Needs of the Dairy Industry

Says labor needs is the single most difficult challenge facing food production

Kansas City, Mo. -Randy Mouw, a member of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) from Ontario, Calif., testified on the labor needs of agriculture to the U.S House of Representatives Agriculture Committee. Mouw was one of 12 people who testified at the...

October 1, 2007

Visit DFA At the World Dairy Expo

Cheese and Butter Plants Win Ten Awards in Dairy Product Contest

Kansas City, Mo. - Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) is proud to be a participant in the 2007 World Dairy Expo, October 2-6, in Madison, Wis. DFA members and prospective members will want to be sure to stop by Booth #1213-1214 and learn more about all...

September 18, 2007

DFA Distributes $26.3 Million In Patronage Earnings to Members

DFA Patronage Totals $361 Million Since 1998

Kansas City, Mo. - Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) distributed $26.3 million in patronage earnings to members last week for the milk they marketed through the cooperative in calendar year 2006. Of that amount, $7.2 million was in the form of cash...

September 14, 2007

Dairy Farmers of America Visit Capitol Hill to Discuss Farm Bill, AgJOBS and Other Dairy Issues

More than 400 Legislative Visits this Year

Kansas City, Mo. - Forty-seven Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) board members met with members of Congress in Washington, D.C. last week to discuss important dairy issues including the 2007 Farm Bill, AgJOBS, CERCLA and the Clean Water Act. During...