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Member Benefits
Member Benefits

Foremost Farms offers a variety of benefits to our member-owners, ranging from leadership training and college scholarships, to computer discounts and product donations for dairy events.

Set Test Alert Limits

Want an e-mail when your butterfat levels fall or your SCC spikes? You may customize notification of your bulk tank test results by setting component limit e-mail alerts. You receive an e-mail when results are above or below the limits you have preset. It’s easy and can save time and trouble chasing quality issues.

Be a Cooperative Leader!

We offer a top-notch leadership development program for members between the age of 22 and 45, who receive in-depth training on:

  • Cooperative principles and the role of co-ops in milk processing and marketing
  • Foremost Farms' business goals, objectives and strategies, and how we add value to members' milk
  • Effective techniques for communicating one-on-one or in groups
  • Networking with young dairy farmers from around the United States
  • Policy visit to Washington, D.C.
  • Interested? check ot the Cooperative Leaders Brochure
  • Want to apply? Fill out this application

College Scholarships

Every year, Foremost Farms awards

Equity Investment Plan

Equity should be put to work for present member-owners. The Equity Investment Plan (EIP) is designed to place equity ownership in the hands of member-owners who are using the cooperative.

CDW® Discounts

As a member, you can take advantage of:

  • Exclusive year-round discounts on computer equipment and electronics through CDW®, Foremost Farms’ software and hardware supplier
  • CDW offers more than 50,000 products, from laptop and desktop computers to mobile devices to digital cameras and software packages

Community Support

We support the communities and organizations in which our members, members’ children and employees are actively involved.

  • Local agriculture and dairy-related organizations are our top priority
  • We prefer to donate Foremost Farms quality cheese and butter products
  • Contact your Foremost Farms’ field representative for more information

Classified Ads

  • Buy and sell with fellow members with our free online Classified Ads
  • Find everything from barn cleaners to bulk tanks to whole herds

Antibiotic Test Kits

  • Discounts on antibiotic test kits are available to Foremost Farms members through Nelson-Jameson, Inc., Marshfield, Wis.
  • Orders can be placed online or by telephone. The cost of the order is deducted from the milk check.


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