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A dairy cooperative

We are Farmer owned

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Our heritage goes back to the 1880s

Arla foods dates back to the 1880s, when dairy farmers in Denmark and Sweden joined forces with one common goal: to produce and provide the best dairy products, creating new opportunities for business growth. Today we have farmer owners in seven countries across Europe.

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Our Arla farms are run by farmers who are passionate about producing high quality milk for you and your family. Explore our virtual farm experience, where you will find interesting facts about our farms and our initiatives, fun quizzes and activities to do as a family.

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Our health strategy

Delivering the natural power of milk to our consumers

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Our quality program

Care for the environment & animal welfare

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Award Winning

Our Creameries

Our skilled cheesemakers take pride in their work, so you can enjoy the finest flavours that our cheese has to offer. Our creameries win awards year after year and we are proud of the high quality products we produce.

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