ODPA Member Benefits

Building a Stronger Dairy Industry

ODPA is a united group of dairy producers who share a genuine concern for the future of their farms and their industry. Below are some of the benefits member's can members can take advantage of.


Farm Membership

Any dairy farm or heifer-raiser is eligible.

  • Voting member status
  • Eligible to serve on Board of Directors through an election process
  • Representation in legislative and regulatory affairs
  • Access to Ohio dairy industry news and issue alerts
  • Input into dairy research initiatives in Ohio
  • Member-only discounts for ODPA producer education sessions
  • Opportunity to participate in our group Workers' Compensation program
  • Special offers from ODPA partners

Industry Membership

Any person, business, or organization not meeting Farm Membership requirements is eligible.

  • Connectivity to dairy producers via legislative and producer education activities
  • Visible support for Ohio’s dairy industry
  • Access to Ohio dairy industry news and issue alerts
  • Access to ODPA membership mailing list (once per year)
  • Opportunity to sponsor ODPA events and network with dairy producers
  • Recognition on ODPA Web site and in select ODPA communications
  • ODPA Web button for your Web site
  • Special offers from ODPA partners

Organization Membership

Any organization which provides services to dairy producers is eligible.

  • Representation on the Board of Directors with voting status
  • Connectivity to dairy producers via legislative and producer education activities
  • Visible support for Ohio’s dairy industry
  • Access to Ohio dairy industry news and issue alerts
  • Access to ODPA membership mailing list (twice per year)
  • Opportunity to sponsor ODPA events and network with dairy producers
  • Recognition on ODPA Web site and in select ODPA communications
  • ODPA Web button for your Web site
  • Special offers from ODPA partners>

"Dairy farmers must work together to address issues facing us and protect the future of our industry."

- Joe Miley, ODPA chair & dairy farmer from Wayne Co.