Dairy’s Adorable Next Generation

Most kids grow up playing in their backyard or at the park. But for dairy farm kids, the whole farm is their playground! About 95% of U.S. farms are family-owned, and farm families are raising the next generation to pass along the farming way of life. Growing up on a dairy farm has its perks, and these adorable kiddos show us how it’s done. 

Picking the perfect spot to do homework is a little easier on the dairy. These helpers are also a plus!


Who needs a playpen when you have Fox Dairy to keep you occupied?

Need a ride? Being raised on a dairy gives you access to some of the sweetest rides in the neighborhood.

Just like everyone else, dairy farm kids like the Wehrenbergs have chores…

…but the perks sure do make up for it!

Not many people can say they had a baby calf for a pet.

Del Rio Dairy is raising the next generation of dairy farmers, one plastic combine at a time!

You can’t beat growing up on a dairy farm and ending each day with this view.

Want to learn more about life on the farm for these future dairy farmers and their families?

Meet our farm families.

By Jordan Manning

Jordan grew up in the cattle industry and uses her love of agriculture every day to help people understand more about their food. She previously worked at the Texas Beef Council. When she's not working, Jordan enjoys cheering for the Aggies. Learn more about Jordan

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