Pilot Programs

DFA partners with customers and industry organizations to provide producers opportunities to showcase the unique characteristics of their operations, implement sustainable practices and develop dairy products that come from farms with unique practices.  

If you have interest in participating in future pilot programs, contact Kayla Rink at krink@dfamilk.com

Path to Pasture

In partnership with dairy foods company Good Culture, DFA is offering a new pilot program to members in the Farmington, Minn., milkshed. The transitional plan, Path to Pasture, can help support members interested in enhancing soil health, implementing efficient use of pasture or building infrastructure on farm to support grazing.  


Soil Health Pilot

In partnership with Team Ag, Inc., DFA is offering members in select areas of Pennsylvania free consultations with trained agronomists to develop a customized soil health plan for the farm. The goal of developing a customized soil .