News Releases

December 17, 2008

Dairy Farmers of America applauds Obama's Agriculture Secretary choice

Kansas City, Mo. - The Board and management of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. are pleased with President-elect Barack Obama’s choice of former Iowa Gov. Tom Vilsack as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

December 16, 2008

Dairy Farmers of America settles with CFTC

11:15am, Kansas City, Mo.

The Board of Directors and management of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) announced today that DFA has reached a settlement with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The settlement ends the CFTC’s...

December 11, 2008

DFA Applauds NMPF’s Action Against USDA

NMPF and DFA uphold mission to protect dairy farmers

Kansas City, Mo. - The Board and management of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) strongly support the recent actions of National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) to prevent the U.S. Department of Agriculture from allowing the sale of nonfat dry milk...

November 3, 2008

Keith Gomes Joins Dairy Farmers Of America

Gomes will serve as chief operating officer of Dairy Food Products

Kansas City, Mo. - The Board of Directors and management of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) are pleased to announce the addition of Keith Gomes to the cooperative. Gomes will serve as chief operating officer of DFA’s Dairy Food Products...