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Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Scholarships Available

(RESTON, Va., November 18, 2020) – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative has released its 2021 scholarship application for the cooperative’s scholarship program. Every year the cooperative awards five $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing careers in the dairy industry. Thanks to the MDVA Fund, the cooperative can offer additional scholarships to deserving students. To be …

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Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Recognizes 25-Year Member Milestones

RESTON, Va. – October 28, 2020 – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative recognized four members for 25 years of membership to the cooperative during their virtual District Meetings held October 20 -22, 2020. The honorees include Triple R Dairy of Crewe, Virginia and TKS Farm in McClure, Pennsylvania. Triple R Dairy, The Ware Family, …

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Animal Care and Comfort at Core of District 1 Producer of the Year Farm

Pennsylvania farm earns top district honor from Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative RESTON, Va. – October 22, 2020 – Maryland and Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative honored member Shannon Kane and his family as its District 1 Producer of the Year during the co-op’s virtual District Meeting. Shannon prides his operation for its strong animal …

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Maryland & Virginia Establishes MDVA Fund and Makes $10,000 Contribution to Honor its Official 100th Anniversary

Reston, Virginia (Sept. 21, 2020) – On this date in 1920, Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association, Inc. started thanks to an impassioned group of dairy farmers determined to supply consumers in our nation’s capital with farm-fresh milk. They staked their claim on high quality standards and proximity to the market. The first decade …

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Turkey Hill Clean Water Partnership Garners a $500,000 EPA Grant to Help Dairy Farmers Afford Conservation Improvements

Reston, Virginia – The Turkey Hill Clean Water Partnership (THCWP) has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to fund on-farm conservation efforts within the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. Dairy farmer members of Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative that supply Turkey Hill Dairy will use these funds to make improvements on …

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Turkey Hill Clean Water Partnership Earns National Recognition for Conservation Efforts on Maryland & Virginia Member Farms

Reston, Virginia – The Turkey Hill Clean Water Partnership (THCWP) has earned the Innovation Center for US Dairy’s 2020 Sustainability Award for Supply Chain Collaboration. The award recognizes innovative projects and collaborative partnerships that have outstanding economic, environmental, and social benefits, and that serve as a replicable model to inform and inspire others in advancing …

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Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Celebrates 100th Annual Meeting Using Virtual Meeting Technology

August 6, 2020, Reston, Virginia – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association, Inc. held its 100th Annual Meeting earlier this week using virtual meeting technology, a true testament to the organization’s resilience and adaptability. The COVID-19 pandemic caused the cooperative to cancel its originally scheduled annual meeting back in March. The Board of Directors …

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Nealand Farm of Newville, Pennsylvania, Named Producer of the Year by Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative

Nealand Farm of Newville, Pennsylvania, Named Producer of the Year by Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative August 6, 2020, Reston, Virginia – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative honored Nealand Farms as the Producer of the Year at its 100th Annual Meeting during the Virtual Honors Ceremony held August 6, 2020. “This top honor …

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