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DFA Cares Foundation contributed nearly $5,000 to the Great American Milk Drive, after a Cooperative-wide virtual milk drive was held in recognition of June Dairy Month.

A total of $2,470 was raised through contributions from members, employees and others, and DFA Cares contributed a matching amount.

The Great American Milk Drive, a joint effort among the National Dairy Council, MilkPEP and Feeding America, raised funds to provide milk to food banks throughout the country....

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Mall shoppers have been munching on Auntie Anne’s Pretzels for more than two decades — and savoring the rich flavor of clarified butter from Dairy Farmers of America. With this in mind, Auntie Anne’s Inc. recently named DFA and two other companies as outstanding suppliers of the year.

According to the company, the three suppliers were selected for their “commitment to providing quality products, competitive pricing, as well as timely and professional customer service to Auntie Anne’s...

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To commemorate its centennial, Kemps Dairy assembled a record-breaking scoop of ice cream on June 28 at the Cedarburg Strawberry Festival near Milwaukee, Wis.

Five snow sculptors carved 733 containers of strawberry ice cream — equal to the length of a football field — into a 3,010-pound scoop, which qualified for the Guinness World Record. Once the record was officially affirmed by a Guinness official, festival-goers lined up for an opportunity to actually eat a portion of the...

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Hiland Dairy Foods Co. has received three awards from the Quality Chekd program: one for production and two for excellence in marketing.

The Springfield, Mo.-based Hiland Dairy is a joint venture between Dairy Farmers of America and Prairie Farms. Quality Chekd, an organization of 27 independent dairy processors, honored several dairies in April at its leadership conference in Nashville, Tenn.

The 2014 Production Excellence Award, recognizing the best single production plant,...

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