NEWS RELEASES

FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative Focuses on Connecting with Consumers at Fifth Annual Meeting

February 21st, 2017

This year’s annual meeting theme was ‘Connecting and Engaging on Common Ground’ as the challenges that exist in the marketplace have become a top concern among dairy farmers everywhere. 

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Producer Discovery Workshops Focus on the Future at FarmFirst Annual Member Meeting

January 18th, 2017

Dairy farmers are welcome and encouraged to attend the Producer Discovery Workshop series taking place on Friday, February 10 at Chula Vista Resort in the Wisconsin Dells, Wis. as part of FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative’s Annual Member Meeting.

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FarmFirst Applauds Senator Baldwin on DAIRY PRIDE Act

January 12th, 2017

Bill Prompts FDA to Enforce Existing Milk Labeling Standards

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FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative Awards 28 Scholarships to Students

July 15th, 2016

Over $23,000 was awarded to member's children to pursue higher education

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FarmFirst Applauds Roberts-Stabenow Commitment to Food Biotech Legislation

June 23rd, 2016

FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative is pleased to see a compromise agreement reached on the federal biotech food labeling legislation, thanks to Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow.

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Clark Elected as Chair of FarmFirst Young Cooperators

February 18th, 2016

Clark, Leahy to lead Young Cooperator committee and program efforts

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FarmFirst Eyes the Future at Fourth Annual Meeting

February 17th, 2016

Members take time to prepare for future dairy prices and transition challenges

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FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative 2016 Scholarship Deadline March 1st

February 2nd, 2016

Applicants are reminded to submit scholarships before March 1st deadline

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FarmFirst Annual Meeting Set for Feb. 12-13

January 19th, 2016

All dairy producers are welcome to attend Producer Discovery Workshops

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Fall District Member Meetings Scheduled for FarmFirst

October 16th, 2015

Third season of District Member Meetings marks the end of the cooperative’s three-year transition
 

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TPP Trade Talks Concluded, Industry Awaits Details

October 6th, 2015

The Trans-Pacific Partnership discussions concluded on October 5, and is being presented as a landmark agreement that will ‘liberalize trade across 40% of the global economy.’

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FarmFirst Applauds Deadline Extension for MPP

September 9th, 2015

Extension and new payment plan provides flexible planning for U.S. dairy farmers
 

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FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative Awards 25 Scholarships to Students

June 10th, 2015

Over $21,000 was awarded to member's children to pursue higher education

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