Latest Dairy Farmers Stories

2009-05-08 15:04:00

DALLAS, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- GRUPO LALA, one of the largest dairy companies in the world, and Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA), a leading U.S. dairy cooperative, today announced that LALA has acquired milk processing company National Dairy from DFA.

2009-05-06 15:50:00

April 1 Decision Challenged in Commonwealth Court HARRISBURG, Pa., May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Saying the Pennsylvania Milk Marketing Board ignored the needs of Pennsylvania's dairy industry, Governor Edward G.

2009-03-11 16:00:00

DEERFIELD, Mass., March 11/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Northeast Organic Dairy Producers (NODPA) today announced their support for organic dairy farm families who are fighting for their survival and denounced those companies that are lowering the price they pay farmers in order to fund increases in market share.

2009-01-27 09:32:00

AMERSFOORT, The Netherlands, January 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, dairy company Royal FrieslandCampina presented its logo. The new logo represents FrieslandCampina's ambition: to get more out of milk by producing food, drinks and ingredients that helps people move forward in life.

2008-12-17 09:56:00

MEPPEL and ZALTBOMMEL, The Netherlands, December 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Friesland Foods and Campina are to merge. On Wednesday afternoon of 17 December 2008, the General Meeting of Friesland Foods and the Members' Council of Campina decided to merge.

2008-12-17 04:56:00

ZALTBOMMEL and MEPPEL, The Netherlands, December 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Executive Boards and Boards of Friesland Foods and Campina are pleased that the European Commission has approved the merger of the two dairy companies and dairy cooperatives.

2008-11-13 12:00:15

Australian Co-operative Foods, or ACF, which trades as Dairy Farmers, has announced that its shareholders have approved the National Foods proposal to acquire all of the shares in the co-operative for a cash consideration of A$5.65 per share.

2008-11-07 15:00:11

The California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) announced today that on November 8, key board members, members of the executive team and several partners will travel to China to participate in an organized trade mission.

2008-11-05 12:00:16

BioEnergy Solutions announced that it has named Renee A. Rippchen, a well-known dairy expert with strong ties to California's dairy industry, to the newly created position of vice president of sales and marketing.

2008-10-10 21:00:23

By Mark Casci Both Arla Foods UK and Robert Wiseman Dairies will raise the money they pay to their members at the farmgate, with Arla's rise kicking in from Monday and Robert Wiseman's from next month.The increases come after the dairy sector has endured a challenging period, with the costs for fuel, fertilizer and feed all hitting profit margins.While the increase has been welcome by farmers, industry leaders say there is still a long way to go and that further rises will be necessary to...

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