United Dairymen of Arizona News

United Dairymen of Arizona

United Dairymen of Arizona News

Letter to USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue

By UDA - April 10, 2020

Arizona Dairy Farmers Reach to USDA for Support to Survive COVID-19 Pandemic Arizona’s only dairy cooperative, United Dairymen of Arizona urged USDA to support the Proposed IDFA/NMPF Milk Crisis Plan. The plan sets into motion much-needed assistance for the dairy industry and the thousands of...

Feeding Families, Supporting Farmers

By UDA - April 06, 2020

Holy Cow! We are humbled and overwhelmed by the amazing response from the community these last few days. Thank you to our community members for all the support you've shown our dairy farmers. 

Why Are Dairy Farmers Dumping Milk?

By Roxy Helman - April 04, 2020

The nation is watching as farmers make the heart breaking decision to dump their milk. Just like any other ‘crop’ in agriculture, there are blood, sweat, and tears involved in running a farm. Probably more tears this week.

Celebrating Easter at Home

By UDA - April 01, 2020

Your Easter family traditions may need to evolve a bit this year, but you can still have a hoppin’ time. In fact, you can celebrate the holiday and make it special no matter where you are with the below tips.

UDA Statement to Customers on COVID-19

By UDA - March 13, 2020

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and its global impact, we understand our customers have concerns with both the supply of products and how they may be affected. All products manufactured by United Dairymen of Arizona are of US origin. Supplies, such as product-contact packaging, are also...

From Brew To Moo!

By Roxy Helman - February 15, 2020

Ever wonder what happens to the shell (hull) from that bag of almonds you bought to snack on, or the beets after being broken down to make a bag of sugar for baking? The process of making the food we enjoy can lead to by-products that, although full of nutrients are inedible to humans, so are...

2018 Sustainability Report

By UDA - February 13, 2020

We are proud to share our 2018 Cooperative Sustainability Report. 2018 was a year of change and growth for our co-op. Our board of directors made decisions that took us out of our comfort zone but were in the best interest of the future. Decisions that ensured the safest and highest-quality dairy...

Employee Spotlight: Roberto Miranda

By UDA - February 13, 2020

Tell us a little about yourself: I was born and raised in Mexico. When I was 17, my father brought me to the USA. I was hired by Kurtis on February 14, 2000. That same year I also got my citizenship. My wife and I have been married for 29 years, we have a son and daughter and 3 grandchildren. They...

Continuous Improvement in Animal Care

By Roxy Helman - February 13, 2020

As part of their continuous improvement efforts, UDA member, Stotz Dairy participated in a Low Energy Animal Handling (LEAH) training offered through Elanco Animal Health.

Curd is the Word!

By UDA - October 15, 2019

National Cheese Curd Day is October 15 Crazy for curds? Lucky for us, UDA makes it easy to enjoy cheese curds throughout the year! Milk n More opened in 2003 and has been making cheese curds since 2009 and has proven to be a customer favorite and best-selling item.