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Maola Milk is the ‘Sustainable Milk from Around the Corner’

There’s no cowing around when it comes to Maryland & Virginia’s premier brand of dairy products, Maola Local Dairies. We work hard to tell the honest story of our dairy producers as they strive to implement the latest sustainability and animal care practices on their farms.   Oftentimes you’ll see marketing of food identified as ‘local’ …

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Perfect Pairing

Both of his products are nutritious. It’s the bodies they’re feeding that are different. Alan Smith not only produces nutritious milk products as a Maryland & Virginia member, but he is also the entrepreneur behind a series of unique retail products made from the manure of his dairy herd. “Our number one thing is we’re …

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Move Over Ice Cream, July Became Stakeholder Engagement Month for Maryland & Virginia

Engagement of a diversity of audiences, both inside and outside our cooperative, is a central part of what the Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) team does to serve our membership. July was a banner month for getting our name and our story in front of important audiences. On July 15, Maryland & …

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Framing Dairy’s Future through the Young Cooperator Program

For new Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) member Donald Miller, he took the initiative to frame out his future, quite literally. Donald had dreams of owning his own dairy farm. To make that happen, he and his father worked tirelessly over the past year to build a new freestall barn, setting Donald’s …

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