United Dairymen of Arizona News

United Dairymen of Arizona

United Dairymen of Arizona News

All About Arizona Corn Harvest

By Roxy Helman - July 10, 2019

July in Arizona means corn harvest for our dairy farmers. Long days are spent harvesting hundreds of acres to prepare feed for the future.

Celebrate ice cream days the right way!

By UDA - July 02, 2019

Big news here! Not only is it NATIONAL ICE CREAM MONTH, but there are NATIONAL DAYS in July that celebrate ice cream too! With so many reasons to get the latest scoop this month, it’s no wonder that when “you scream, I scream,” we ALL end up screaming for ice cream.

The Scoop on Ice Cream Shops Around the Valley

By UDA - July 01, 2019

Arizona sure makes it easy to celebrate National Ice Cream Month. Of course, there is round-the-clock sunshine and 100+ degree temps that regularly leave us craving this ice cold, tasty treat. But what also makes Phoenix a great place for ice cream fanatics is the awesome array of ice cream shops...

Employee Spotlight- Luis Mateo

By Roxy Helman - June 28, 2019

Years worked at UDA: Three years in August.

72 degrees in the shade

By UDA - June 20, 2019

"Cows who are in great health, make great milk." -Casey Dugan, Desperado Dairy Cow care is truly top of mind in everything our member dairy farmers do. From working closely with veterinarians and nutritionists on cow health and diets, to maintaining a clean and efficient farm operation, this is a...

Employee Spotlight- Mike Benton

By Roxy Helman - June 13, 2019

Years worked at UDA: 18 years Tell us a little about yourself: Mike grew up in Minnesota on his family's farm, and helped with all the chores including milking cows. He enlisted in the Marines when he was 18 and did 2 tours in Vietnam. While in Vietnam he was in charge of maintenance. In 1967, he...

Response to fairlife Undercover Video

By UDA - June 07, 2019

UDA Supports fairlife United Dairymen of Arizona (UDA) is aware of the recent undercover video release from Fair Oaks Farms. The treatment of animals in the video is entirely unacceptable and upsetting. The dairy industry does not condone the behavior of the particular farm employees. We're...

Second Annual SECC Cow Milking Contest

By Roxy Helman - April 19, 2019


Arizona’s Dairy Farmers Excited for New fairlife Production Facility

By Roxy Helman - April 10, 2019

CONTACT: Roxanne Helman- Communications Manager Phone #: (480) 966-7211 Email: rhelman@uda.coop   For Immediate Release 4/10/19   Arizona’s Dairy Farmers Excited for New fairlife Production Facility fairlife LLC announced plans on the construction of a new production and distribution facility in...

Cheese Pairings

By Roxy Helman - February 08, 2019

We've all heard that cheese and wine pair well together but have you ever felt stumped as to how to pair cheese with wine or different foods? We searched high and low to find pairings of popular cheese with wine, beer, and jam.