News Releases

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...

August 8, 2007

Dairy Farmers of America Announces Changes to American Cheese Division

New Alliance with Schreiber Foods Formed

Kansas City, Mo. - Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) has announced changes to its American Cheese division, including the closure of the cooperative’s Corona, Calif., facility and the transfer of DFA’s American cheese (large-bag shredded...

July 27, 2007

Dairy Farmers of America Says Hard Work of Dairy Industry Helps Pass House Farm Bill

H.R. 2419 Positive for U.S. Dairy Industry

Kansas City, Mo. - Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) is pleased with today’s passage of H.R. 2419, the U.S. House of Representatives’ version of the 2007 Farm Bill. DFA and its members worked hard to ensure that most of the provisions were...