A dairy cooperative is a business, which is owned and controlled by the dairy farmers who produce the milk used by the cooperative. At Foremost Farms, we use our member-owners’ milk – more than 5 billion pounds a year – to manufacture cheese, dairy ingredients, butter and fluid products for various markets and applications.
Our 1,700 dairy producers reap economic benefits of owning the cooperative in several ways. Foremost Farms’ member-owners:
Our customers trust us to provide the highest-quality dairy products and ingredients from the highest-quality milk. That’s because Foremost Farms is owned by the dairy farmers who produce the milk used to make every Foremost Farms’ product. Everyone at Foremost Farms has a vested interest in producing world-class dairy products, operating with honesty and integrity and delivering superior customer service.