FROM OUR ORIGINAL 1944 STATE OF TEXAS CHARTER:   (Board voted at the October 2013 fall outing to replace marketing firms with vendor firms in the mission statement)                              

The purpose for which this Association is formed is to unite processing, manufacturing and vendor firms into an organization that will function as a Board of  Trade to promote and advance the welfare of the dairy industry generally and especially the dairy industry of  Texas; to encourage the public to use dairy products; to gather and disseminate accurate and reliable information and data concerning processes and methods; to promote and encourage a broader understanding and a more friendly relationship among those engaged in the various branches of the dairy industry; and to encourage and help those engaged in the dairy products industry to attain and maintain an ever higher standard of quality and service.