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 To Purchase Hunter Farms Plant
Harris Teeter announced Tuesday, August 17 that the company is selling its Hunter Farms dairy processing plant to Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association, Inc.

Maryland & Virginia Awarded $4 Million Grant
Along with our partners at the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay and Turkey Hill Dairy, Maryland & Virginia successfully obtained a $4 million grant to impact on-farm projects.

Our Commitment To Sustainability
Our cooperative has committed to sustainable solutions, including by joining our entire industry in working towards carbon neutrality by 2050. 

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.

Our Mission

To be a sustainable cooperative that maximizes value to our farmer owners, employees and customers.