News Releases

November 10, 2017

DFA celebrates opening of new plant in Garden City

Plant provides a home for local milk, while also helping meet global demand for U.S. dairy

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national dairy cooperative owned by family farmers, recently celebrated the opening of DFA Garden City, a new, state-of-the-art dairy ingredients plant located in Southwest Kansas.

DFA Garden City is a...

November 2, 2017

DFA Acquires Cumberland Dairy

Acquisition expands DFA’s ownership into extended shelf life processing

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national dairy cooperative owned by family farmers, announced today the acquisition of Cumberland Dairy; a family-owned processor of ultra-pasteurized dairy products located in Bridgeton, N.J.

Cumberland Dairy...

October 11, 2017

Adventure Capital Farm-to-Table Challenge presented by DFA brings together students to pitch ideas for a chance to win grants

“Shark Tank-style” event funds innovative solutions to bring dairy farm-to-table story to life in schools and communities

Students from the Kansas City area were given the unique opportunity to participate in the AdVenture Capital Farm-to-Table Challenge presented by Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), and supported by GENYOUth and Midwest Dairy Council. The event fostered...

October 5, 2017

DFA supports Hunger Action Month

Fundraising efforts generate nearly $15,000 to benefit Feeding America’s hurricane relief efforts, along with more than $50,000 in dairy product donations

In honor of Hunger Action Month, Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) members and employees celebrated the company’s core value of community by raising nearly $15,000 to benefit Feeding America’s Hurricane relief efforts. Additionally, several DFA brands are...