The International Dairy Foods Association — whose members include Dean Foods
Co., Lifeway Foods Inc. and ConAgra Foods Inc. — spent $225,000 in the fourth
quarter to lobby on business issues, according to a recent disclosure report.
The trade group for the nation’s dairy makers, marketers and suppliers, lobbied
on food safety, nutrition policy, trade, transportation and other issues in the
That’s up from the $186,491 that the group spent in the year-ago period, and
$110,000 it spent in the third quarter of 2009.
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