Who We Are

Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative is a community of more than 900 dairy farm families in 11 states passionate about cultivating dairy goodness and bottling fresh Maola brand milk and dairy products.

Our farmer-owned cooperative owns five dairy processing plants that process more than three billion pounds of milk annually. Our diverse portfolio of dairy products are then distributed to consumers in the United States and ingredients customers worldwide.

Our cooperative is a leader in sustainability, partnering across the supply chain to deliver sustainable solutions to our member farms.

We take pride in supporting the educational and nutritional needs of the communities in our milkshed through our MDVA Fund.


Started in 1920 by an impassioned group of dairy farmers, our member owners have remained dedicated to supplying fresh, wholesome and nutritious dairy products for nearly 100 years.


Our 1,000 dairy farm families are at the heart of who we are. Whether they share dairy goodness by the glass or inside a cone, we invite you to learn a little more about our farmers and their passions.


We are on the honest pursuit of nourishing lives worldwide. Whether it’s delighting our customers, caring for our cows or sustaining our land, we are proud to do it the right way.


There’s no substitute for timeless values, which is why we continue to embrace the same principles that drove our founders today.


We’re hiring! Interested in joining the Maryland & Virginia family? Learn more about positions currently available.