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Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Awards Scholarships to Future Dairy Leaders

 Reston, Virginia – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) is pleased to announce its 2022 scholarship winners. The cooperative awarded $7,500 in scholarships from the MDVA Fund to a promising crop of 10 students pursuing careers in the dairy industry. Five students each received a $1,000 scholarship and five additional students each received …

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Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Honors Harvue Farms of Berryville, Va. as 2022 Producer of the Year

Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Honors Harvue Farms of Berryville, Va. as 2022 Producer of the Year FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  April 1, 2022, Reston, Virginia – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) honored Harvue Farms of Berryville, Va. as the Producer of the Year at its 2022 Annual Meeting held at the …

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Virginia Member Named Outstanding Young Cooperator

Virginia Member Named Outstanding Young Cooperator April 1, 2022, Reston, Va. – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) recently named Ben Smith as the co-op’s 2022 Outstanding Young Cooperator (YC). “Our Young Cooperator Program shapes future co-op leaders,” said Lindsay Reames, EVP of Sustainability and External Relations for MDVA. “We are thrilled to …

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Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Celebrates 75-Year Member Savage-Leigh Holsteins of Knoxville, Md.

Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Celebrates 75-Year Member Savage-Leigh Holsteins of Knoxville, Md. March 31, 2022, Reston, Virginia – Savage-Leigh Holsteins of Knoxville, Maryland, celebrated its 75th year of membership with Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) at the cooperative’s 102nd Annual Meeting held earlier this week. “Congratulations to Savage-Leigh Holsteins on …

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Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Celebrates 75-Year Member Palmyra Farm of Hagerstown, Md.

Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Celebrates 75-Year Member Palmyra Farm of Hagerstown, Md. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2022, Reston, Virginia – Palmyra Farm of Hagerstown, Maryland, celebrated its 75th year of membership with Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) at the cooperative’s 102nd Annual Meeting held earlier this week. “Congratulations to …

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Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Celebrates 50-Year Member Keadle Farms of Boonsboro, Md.

Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Celebrates 50-Year Member Keadle Farms of Boonsboro, Md. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2022, Reston, Virginia – Keadle Farms of Boonsboro, Maryland, celebrated its 50th year of membership to Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) at the cooperative’s 102nd Annual Meeting held earlier this week. “Congratulations to …

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MDVA Milk Concludes First-Ever Leadership Conference 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ELLICOTT CITY, Md. – March 30, 2022 – Environmental scientist, social influencer, and dairy farmer Tara Vander Dussen closed out Maryland & Virginia’s Milk Producers Cooperative Association’s (MDVA) first-ever Leadership Conference on Tuesday (March 29), which brought together more than 150 MDVA members to learn from dairy industry experts.  “When it comes …

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MDVA Milk Praises Extension and Expansion of Virginia Dairy Producer Margin Coverage Assistance Program 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  RESTON, Va. – February 14, 2022 – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) today praises the extension of Virginia’s Dairy Producer Margin Coverage Premium Assistance Program deadline to May 15. The extension from the previous February 1 deadline was signed into law by Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin today. The program …

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Voluntary Recall of Howling Cow Butter Almond Ice Cream Due to Undeclared Soy and Wheat

RESTON, Va. – December 11, 2021 – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) announces the immediate recall of one lot of Howling Cow Butter Almond Ice Cream Pints due to undeclared soy and wheat. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy or wheat run the risk of serious or life-threatening …

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Scholarships Now Available for Future Dairy Industry Leaders

(RESTON, Va., November 19, 2021) – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) has released its 2022 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. …

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