Our mission at First District Association is to create a sustainable market for dairy products and allow family farms to prosper in the time honored Midwest dairy traditions.
25.2% reduction of (kWh) per hundred weight of milk processed in the last 20 years
168 million gallons of cow water are recycled in our processing plants annually
135 Tons recycled annually
Replaced Exterior Lighting with LED. Direct energy reduction of 2,483 KWh, reducing our carbon footprint by 3,847 KWh annually
29.6% reduction of natural gas (Mcf)
per hundred weight of milk processed
in the last 20 years
In 2016, a water redirection project was completed to reduce our well water usage by approximately 6.3 million gallons annually.