Who We Are

We are cultivators of fresh, wholesome and nourishing dairy goodness. A simple and honest pursuit achieved by creating products people crave and operating with passion and integrity.

Founded in 1920 by a small group of dairy farmers dedicated to supplying the nation’s capital with farm-fresh milk, our community has grown to 1,000 farmers-strong, with members spanning from Pennsylvania to Georgia.

Today, this farmer-led cooperative hangs its hat on providing safe and nutritious products that dairy lovers across the globe have come to know for nearly 100 years.

Get to know us.


Maryland & Virginia Earns Recognition from Dairy Foods
National magazine Dairy Foods has recognized Maryland & Virginia and our brand Maola for embracing change and delivering on our promises. Read more here.

Scholarship Application Deadline Approaching
We are looking for our next round of scholarship recipients. But the scholarship application deadline is approaching soon! If you are an eligible individual, apply today. Learn more here.

Calibrating for Success
Did you know that a farm’s milk tank has to be reevaluated around every seven years? Meet the member of Maryland & Virginia’s team that the responsibility falls to with the latest blog entry.

Our Commitment

Our farmers rise and shine each morning to care for their cows because they are passionate about nourishing the world with fresh and wholesome products. They are proud of what they do, and they are committed to doing it the right way. We invite you to learn more about our promises to you, our animals, and our environment.