WELCOME TO AMPI
8/28/14: MPP details released
The initial sign-up period for producers to get coverage under the dairy Margin Protection Program for 2014 and 2015 will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 2 and end Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. Visit your county FSA office to sign up. Click here for the FSA MPP fact sheet and more than 50 frequently asked questions about the new program.
8/20/14: Pick your MPP workshop
AMPI dairy farmer-owners are encouraged to attend area workshops to learn more about the new Margin Protection Program.
8/20/14: Calling all photographers!
Submit your favorite photos for a chance to be part of AMPI's first-ever calendar.
7/10/14: Photos from the AMPI YC Summer Tour are now online
Attendees traveled to the University of Minnesota to Go-pher it!
7/3/14: AMPI receives honors at Minnesota Food Producers Luncheon
Listen as AMPI President and CEO Ed Welch and Chairman Steve Schlangen describe the cooperative.
7/3/14: Updated scholarship information is available for students of AMPI members
6/26/14: Transitioning from LGM-Dairy to MPP-Dairy
Details are emerging as implementation for the new Margin Protection Program begins.
Associated Milk Producers Inc. (AMPI) is a dairy marketing cooperative owned by 2,600 Midwest dairy farm families who operate farms in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota and North Dakota. AMPI members own 10 manufacturing plants and market cheese, butter and powdered dairy products, serving foodservice, retail and food ingredient customers. In 2013, these dairy farmer-owners marketed 5.8 billion pounds of milk, resulting in $1.8 billion in sales for the cooperative.