Serving members since 1907, Dairylea Cooperative Inc. is a farmer-owned agricultural marketing and service organization. During a special meeting February 5, 2014, members of Dairylea Cooperative Inc. approved a proposed merger with Dairy Farmers of America (DFA). The merger will become official on April 1, and combines Dairylea’s Northeast-based 1,200 members with DFA’s 13,000 nationwide dairy farmer members. Read more about the logistics of the merger from Hoard's Dairyman here.
Please visit www.dfamilk.com for information on DFA. The press release is also available here.
The Farm Bill was signed by President Obama on Friday, Feb.7, at Michigan State University. While the Senate has passed its version of an immigration reform bill (S.744), the House's piece-meal approach to immigration reform has yet to see the House floor.
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