Moolenaar Welcomes New Dairy Facility To St. Johns

August 9, 2018
Press Release

Today, Dairy Farmers of America, Glanbia PLC, and Select Milk announced plans to invest $510 million to build a new 146-acre dairy processing facility in St. Johns.

The new facility is expected to create 259 new jobs.

Congressman John Moolenaar is a supporter of Michigan agriculture and represents St. Johns in Congress. He made the following statement on today’s news:

“The new facility in St. Johns is contributing to a growing economy and it will bring good-paying jobs right here to mid-Michigan. It will also benefit the hardworking milk producers in our state who get up early every morning to do their work and feed millions of people. This is an outstanding decision by the Dairy Farmers of America."