Dairy Farmers of America Continues to Focus on Keeping Community Food Pantries Stocked With Milk

September 8, 2022 Dairy Farmers of America

Dairy Farmers of America, along with its employees and family farm-owners, is continuing its commitment to help fight hunger by supporting Feeding America®’s Hunger Action Month this September. Through its DFA Cares Foundation Farmers Feeding Families Fund, DFA is donating much-needed commercial refrigeration to community food pantries across its seven regional Areas and stocking those fridges with milk through the end of the year.

Pizza Hut Partners With Dairy Farmers of America on Innovative Farm-Level Sustainability Project Through 2024

August 10, 2022 Dairy Farmers of America 

Pizza Hut, known for cheese-centric innovations, and its parent company Yum! Brands are partnering with Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a farmer-owned cooperative with more than 11,500 farm families, and dairy suppliers to provide participating farmers with the technology and data needed to help reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. 

Dairy Farmers of America Acquires Two Processing Facilities From Smithfoods

August 5, 2022 Dairy Farmers of America

The processing plants, located in Richmond, Ind., and Pacific, Mo., produce a variety of extended shelf-life dairy and non-dairy beverages, ice cream and shake mixes for both retail and food service customers. The facilities will become part of the DFA Dairy Brands division and will operate as Richmond Beverage Solutions and Pacific Dairy Solutions.

Bel Brands USA and Dairy Farmers of America Announce Sustainable Milk Cooling Pilot Results and Plans for a New Initiative Supporting the Next Generation of U.S. Dairy Farmers

July 22, 2022 Bel Brands USA

Bel Brands USA and Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) – a national dairy cooperative of farm families – are proud to announce the results of their sustainable milk cooling pilot program launched last year. With the changing climate impacting everything from crop production to animal health, it is more important than ever to invest in innovative new ways to improve on-farm sustainability practices and reduce farms’ environmental footprint.

Dairy Industry, Hunger Organizations Meet to Address Food Insecurity

July 6, 2022 Dairy Management Inc.

Dairy industry leaders joined hunger relief organizations from across the Midwest to exchange ideas and discuss business models that will help get more dairy into the hands of people experiencing food insecurity.