DFA and Vanguard Renewables Announce Strategic Alliance

Partnership Will Develop Anaerobic Digestion Systems for DFA Farmers
April 13, 2017

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national farmer-owned dairy cooperative, and Vanguard Renewables, a Massachusetts-based renewable energy developer, announce a strategic partnership to help bring anaerobic digestion technology to more farms across the country.

DFA and Sprint announce ag tech startups selected as part of 2017 accelerator program

April 4, 2017

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national farmer-owned dairy cooperative, and Sprint (NYSE:S) recently announced the four ag tech startup companies participating in the 2017 Accelerator, an innovative program that helps accelerate and grow startup businesses, which launched this week and continues through June.

Annual Meeting Focuses on Pride in Dairy As Well As the Cooperative

March 22, 2017

This week, more than 1,500 members and guests gathered in Kansas City for the Cooperative’s 19th annual meeting.

This year’s meeting emphasized what sets the Cooperative apart and those ideals and values that matter most to members, leaders and employees.

DFA Reports Record Profits

March 22, 2017

At the Cooperative’s annual meeting today, Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) officials reported net income of $131.8 million, compared to $94.1 million of net income for 2015. The increase was attributable to higher sales volumes, overall operating efficiencies and lower commodity input costs. The record earnings were also buoyed by the acquisition of the remaining 50 percent equity interest in DairiConcepts, a manufacturer of cheese, dairy ingredients and dairy flavor systems with eight facilities across the United States.

2017 Members of Distinction

March 22, 2017

Dairy Farmers of America’s Members of Distinction program honors members who embody the Cooperative’s core values and excel on their operations, in their communities and in the industry. Each year, one member farm from each of DFA’s seven regional Areas is honored during the Annual Banquet at DFA’s Annual Meeting. The 2017 Members of Distinction are:

2017 DFA Cares Foundation Scholarships

March 22, 2017

Dairy Farmers of America recognizes the importance of developing future leaders in the dairy industry and is committed to investing in their education. Since its inception 10 years ago, the DFA Cares Foundation Scholarship has grown to honor an increasing number of outstanding students who are pursuing careers in the dairy industry.

DFA Cares Donates Milk to Those in Need this Holiday Season

More Than 4,300 Gallons of Milk Provided to Capital Area Food Bank in Washington D.C.
November 30, 2016

Through its DFA Cares Foundation, Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national farmer-owned dairy cooperative, is making good use of Northeast-Area milk this holiday season by providing a donation of more than 37,000 pounds or the equivalent of 4,300 gallons of milk to the Capital Area Food Bank in Washington D.C, which is part of the national Feeding America network.

DFA Sponsorship of the 2017 Sprint Accelerator Program

DFA Sponsorship Will Focus on Startups in AgTech
November 29, 2016

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national farmer-owned dairy cooperative, recently announced sponsorship of the 2017 Sprint Accelerator, an innovative program that helps accelerate and grow startup businesses.

Dairy Farmers of America’s 2017 Annual Meeting

March 20, 2017 - March 22, 2017

2016 DFA Cares Foundation Scholarships

March 22, 2016

Dairy Farmers of America recognizes the importance of developing future leaders in the dairy industry and is committed to investing in their education. Since its inception nine years ago, the DFA Cares Foundation Scholarship has grown to honor an increasing number of outstanding students who are pursuing careers in the dairy industry.

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