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  1. Winneshiek County Dairy Banquet this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Decorah Journal

    ... her own herd consisting of Guernseys, Ayrshires and Brown Swiss. The Schmitt family sells its milk to Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc. They farm 300 acres of corn, soybeans, hay and oats. Jessica is a junior at Turkey Valley Schools in Jackson Junction ...


  2. W. Jefferson plaza proposal delayed againRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2017 | Journal Gazette

    A rezoning request and primary development plan for Prairie Farms Dairy was unanimously approved Monday by the Fort Wayne Plan Commission, as was a six-home subdivision geared toward the city's Burmese community.


  3. US dairy co-op Prairie Farms Dairy to expand plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 |

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  4. Prairie Farms embarks on $8.7m plant expansion to broaden dairy productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Dairy Reporter

    Prairie Farms aims to promote the livelihood of Indiana dairy farmers by keep processing and production in the state while expanding its distribution footprint. Prairie Farms Dairy has announced that its $8.7m 22,500-square-foot expansion investment at its Fort Wayne, Indiana, facility is under way, with construction beginning in April 2017 and taking an estimated 18 months to complete.


  5. Dairy producer to expand Fort Wayne facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. Prairie Farms Dairy announced Friday it will expand its facility located at 3400 Lima Road in Fort Wayne in a move directly related to a strategy by the Indiana Department of Agriculture to increase the size of the state's dairy industry.


  6. Prairie Farms to expand, add 8 jobsRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2017 | Journal Gazette

    ... and create up to eight new jobs during the next three years, state and local officials announced today. Prairie Farms Dairy last month requested rezoning for one acre at its 3400 Lima Road plant to allow a 22,500-square-foot building addition. For ...


  7. Prairie Farms Dairy and Swiss Valley Farms Merger ApprovedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | PRWeb

    Prairie Farms Dairy and Swiss Valley Farms announced today that members of both cooperatives have approved the proposed merger with overwhelming support. Both companies are industry-leading farmer-owned cooperatives and rank among USDA's list of Top 100 Cooperatives.


  8. Prairie Farms set to expandRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | Journal Gazette

    Prairie Farms Dairy plans a building expansion at its processing plant at 3400 Lima Road in Fort Wayne, according to applications filed with the Department of Planning Services.


  9. A Year of Honors - Prairie Farms Cottage Cheese was the Best-of-Best Winner in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | PRWeb

    It was an honor for Prairie Farms cottage cheese to be recognized as the 'Best of the Best in North America' at the World Dairy Expo, and we are very proud of our leading market position. Prairie Farms Dairy announced that 2016 was a year of honors for its cottage cheese.


  10. Prairie Farms Dairy and Swiss Valley Farms announce mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Dairy Reporter

    ... Under the terms of the agreement, Prairie Farms will merge the assets of Swiss Valley Farms into Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc. Assets include five manufacturing plants that produce cheese and whey powder located in: Luana, Iowa; Shullsburg and Mindoro ...


  11. Prairie Farms to Merge with Iowa-Based CheesemakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Illinois Farm Bureau

    A pair of farmer-owned dairy cooperatives have agreed to merge. Illinois-based Prairie Farms Dairy has entered a merger agreement with Swiss Valley Farms, headquartered in Davenport, Iowa, the companies said in a joint press release.


  12. Prairie Farms Dairy, Swiss Valley Farms form merger agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

    The combined entity will bring together two well-known brands and expand sales opportunities for both farmer-owned dairy cooperatives. Prairie Farms Dairy, Carlinville, Ill., and Swiss Valley Farms, Davenport, Iowa, entered into a merger agreement.


  13. Rochester Cheese parent to merge with Prairie FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Post-Bulletin

    ... Swiss Valley Farms. On Friday, Swiss Valley Farms Co. announced it had signed an agreement to merge with Prairie Farms Dairy Inc., of Carlinville, Ill. The deal still needs to be approved by cooperative members of both Prairie Farms and Swiss ...


  14. Prairie Farms Dairy and Swiss Valley Farms Announce Merger AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | PRWeb

    Prairie Farms Dairy and Swiss Valley Farms, today announced the two companies have entered into a merger agreement. Both companies are farmer-owned dairy cooperatives and recognized leaders within the dairy industry.


  15. Dairy Co-ops Prairie Farms And Swiss Valley To MergeRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Agri Marketing

    OPS PRAIRIE FARMS AND SWISS VALLEY TO MERGE Dec. 19, 2016 Cedar Rapids Gazette reports: Prairie Farms Dairy and Swiss Valley Farms officials announced plans Friday to merge the farmer-owned dairy cooperatives. Carlinville, Ill.-based Prairie Farms will combine the assets of Swiss Valley Farms of Davenport into Prairie Farms Dairy Inc. Swiss Valley operates five manufacturing plants that produce cheese and whey powder in Luana, Iowa; Shullsburg and Mindoro, Wis., and Faribault and Rochester, Minn.


  16. Dairy co-ops Prairie Farms, Swiss Valley Farms plan mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Dairy Foods

    Prairie Farms Dairy and Swiss Valley Farms today announced the two companies have entered into a merger agreement. Both companies, which are listed on the Dairy 100, our ranking of North America's biggest dairy processors, are farmer-owned dairy cooperatives.


  17. Growing PainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | The Daily News

    ... own expansion plans. The factory, which is operated by Turner Holdings LLC a branded partner of Prairie Farms Dairy is looking to expand its operations in the region. At the center of the debate is a small parcel of land adjacent to the existing ...


  18. IAA Foundation Offers ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Illinois Farm Bureau

    ... the memory of a loved one, the IAA Foundation offers scholarships on behalf of organizations such as Prairie Farms Dairy and the Illinois Soybean Association. All applicants must be high school seniors accepted for enrollment, or students already ...


  19. IAA Foundation Announces Live Auction ItemsRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2016 | Illinois Farm Bureau

    ... The IAA Foundation fundraising activities for IAITC also include an ice cream social sponsored by Prairie Farms Dairy which begins at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday Dec. 4 in the Grand State Ballroom and precedes the live auction at 2 p.m. Back by popular ...


  20. Prairie Farms Expansion Stirs Neighborhood ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... an said. "Right now, our efforts are focused on pursuing some of those options." This aerial shot of the Prairie Farms Dairy site shows the production facility on the south side of the property, and the now mostly vacant north side.