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Oakhurst Donates $20,405 To The Salvation Army Of Northern New England

PORTLAND, MAINE — February 27, 2014 — Oakhurst, northern New England’s leading dairy brand, announced today it raised $20,405 for The Salvation Army of Northern New England through its 14th annual holiday Egg Nog campaign. The funds will help support programs provided by The Salvation Army and directly impact Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont families. Since 1999, Oakhurst…

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Oakhurst Farms Recognized For Quality

PORTLAND, MAINE — Feb. 14, 2014  — Oakhurst, northern New England’s leading dairy brand, recognized its top dairy farms for outstanding quality production at the company’s recent annual producers meeting. For the second year in a row, Chartrand Farm, operated by Elroy and Constance Chartrand and located in Somerset County, received the top honor — 2013 Producer…

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Oakhurst Acquired By A Farmer Owned Cooperative. Company To Remain In Maine And Operate Independently

PORTLAND, MAINE – Jan. 31, 2014 – It was announced today that Oakhurst was acquired by Dairy Farmers of America, a national dairy farmer-owned cooperative. Oakhurst will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dairy Farmers of America and will continue to operate independently.  The Bennett family, which has owned Oakhurst since 1921, and the existing management team will continue…

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