Friday, December 21, 2018
Food has become more than nourishment – it reflects our beliefs about sustainability, our feelings and memories. With the average person being three generations removed from the farm, it’s not surprising that there’s growing interest in the farm to table movement.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
If you’re actively involved in dialogues around nutrition sustainability or food insecurity, it’s likely you’ve come across some pretty staggering statistics about food waste in A
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Whether it’s cow care or environmental sustainability, dairy farmers are passionate about their land, their animals and the quality of milk they provide to their communities.
Monday, October 15, 2018
Once we’ve settled into our daily routines, most of us get our mornings going by 9 a.m. For Kyle Humphrey, a dairy farmer from Como, Texas, a big part of his day is already behind him.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Ninety-seven percent of dairy farms in the United States are owned by families, and Coronado Dairy in Wilcox, Arizona, fits into that statistic. But what makes Coronado different is that collective ownership is offered to the many families that work on the dairy farm.
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Animal care is a big deal to dairy farmers. If cows aren’t happy, they don’t produce as much milk for everyone to enjoy. Which is why farmers spend a lot of time and effort making sure their cows have the right nutrition, environment and veterinary care.
Friday, October 20, 2017
Last year, we explored several of the top dairy myths, but there is still more dairy misinformation out there.
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Dairy farmers don’t get a day off – not even Christmas. But their celebrations are just as warm and special as any. We asked four dairy farm families to give us a peek into their typical Christmas traditions. The Van der Laan Family How do we spend Christmas on the farm?
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Today's blog comes from the Feldpausch family, who recently gave us a tour of their dairy farm with the help of an American Sign Language interpreter and their daughters Nina and Avelyn (video is below). Here is Nina's story as told by her mom, Nora:
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
You know the journey milk makes from the grocery store to your fridge, but have you ever wondered how it got to the store in the first place? Here are five things you need to know about how milk gets from the farm to your fridge.
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