News Releases

July 14, 2008

Summer Interns Gain Valuable Experience in Dairy Industry

Former Intern Secures Full-time Job

Kansas City, Mo. - Ten college students are interning for Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) and Dairylea Cooperative, Inc. this summer. They are working in five offices and dairy plants throughout the United States, and gaining experience in a variety...

June 20, 2008

DFA Members Speak Up for Dairy in Nation's Capital

Key Issues are Immigration and Clean Water Restoration Act

Kansas City, Mo. - The dairy industry was represented in Washington, D.C., the week of June 9 as Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) members and staff met with legislators to discuss immigration, the Clean Water Restoration Act and other dairy issues....

June 5, 2008

Colorado DFA Plant Reaches Five-Year Milestone of No Lost-Time Accidents

Plant Safety is First Priority

Kansas City, Mo. - Working in a dairy processing plant can be hazardous, but because of its commitment to safety, Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.’s (DFA), Fort Morgan, Colo., plant, has reached a milestone of five years with no lost-time accidents....

May 28, 2008

Texas DFA Plant Named “Contract Manufacturer of the Year” for Third Time from Frito-Lay

Plant is Three-Time Winner Based on Quality, Cost and Service

Kansas City, Mo. - For the third time in 10 years, Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) was named the 2007 “Contract Manufacturer of the Year” from Frito-Lay. DFA’s plant in Schulenburg, Texas, earned the honors for its commitment to...