News Releases

November 1, 2007

Giles County Fire and Rescue volunteers come to the rescue of dairy farmer victims of Katrina

Dairy Farmers of America

At the same time eleven members of Giles County Fire and Rescue, Inc. were returning home last week from helping dairy farm families in Louisiana and Mississippi recover from Hurricane Katrina, two more area volunteers were headed for the disaster area...

October 23, 2007

DFA Introduces Scholarship Program for Students Pursuing Careers in the Dairy Industry

$1,500 scholarships available to college students, high school seniors

Kansas City, Mo. - Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) has established a scholarship program for college students who are pursuing careers in the dairy industry, and will award $1,500 scholarships during its annual meeting in March 2008 in Kansas City,...

October 17, 2007

DFA Launches New Sport Shake Web Site

Features workout videos, fitness calculator and nutrition advice

Kansas City, Mo. - Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA), has launched a redesigned Web site for Sport Shake, the original energy milk shake. The new site, www.sportshake.com, promotes...

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...