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At a recent Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) meeting, farmer-members were visited by a special guest and learned another reason how the milk from their dairy farms empowers others. 

Luther Elliss, a former Detroit Lions defensive tackle, volunteered his time to attend DFA Mideast Area meetings in Ubly, Clare and Grand Rapids, Mich., where he met with farmer-members about the positive impact of milk.

Elliss talked about promoting dairy products to students and how milk provides...

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Each year, DFA employees are nominated by their peers to receive a Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) Be More Award, a recognition that honors employees who go above and beyond the Cooperative’s core values of integrity, accountability, passion, quality, innovation and community.

This year’s winners were recognized for their dedication and commitment to delivering these core values throughout the Cooperative, and beyond.

Jeff Bacon, production supervisor and accounting manager, DFA... Read More

Throughout the country, Dairy Farmers of America members produce quality milk on diverse dairy operations. From 50 cows grazing on a pasture in Pennsylvania, to 10,000 cows resting comfortably in a freestall barn in Nevada, each operation is unique in its structure and practices.

We are celebrating this diversity with images of farm signs from member farms across the United States. These signs serve as their operation’s public face, greeting each visitor with a first impression that...

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Upholding a commitment to community service, nearly 400 employees and farmer-members of Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) joined forces on Tuesday, November 18, with other volunteer groups to package 1 million meals for food banks in Indiana. DFA was a co-sponsor of the fourth annual Kids Against Hunger of Central Indiana Million Meal Marathon, which took place at Lucas Oil Stadium, home of the Indianapolis Colts.

One of DFA’s core values is community, and employees and producers reached...

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