By providing over 130 jobs in our local communities it has the ability to indirectly impact the employment of 127 people in other sectors.
By processing the milk locally with Kansas Dairy Ingredients and reducing the amount of water otherwise transported to another region, we've been able to keep over 14,198,832 gallons of water in the area. That is enough to provide 130 households water for a year!
Here at Ag Oasis we pride ourselves on being members of The National Dairy Farmers Assuring Responsible Management (FARM) Program. Being apart of the FARM program we are held to guidelines, focusing on safety & nutritional value, and how our cows are being taken care of. This ensures that all FARM members- like us!- are creating high quality and wholesome dairy products.
Impact of Jobs
At Ag Oasis we are committed to supporting causes that improve the quality of life for the residents of Southwest Kansas and the Oklahoma Panhandle.
We frequently makes donations to local schools, civic groups, churches, and nonprofits within our community. Because we are all eager to help, we meet routinely to review and choose projects that closely align with our own company values.
We look at our animals with respect, not just a product---
We believe that by being good stewards of the environment, we will create a lasting impact on our community. From investing in technology to treatment and reuse of our water from the milk -along with exploring future innovations- check out what we’re doing to reduce our carbon footprint.
By employing 136 people, with an average wage of $15 per hour, our tax contribution to the state and local government is around $1.5 million annually.