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Benefits of Daily Dairy!

Benefits of Daily Dairy!

We all know milk and other dairy products are tasty, but did you know they are also super healthy for our bodies? Let's dive in and discover how dairy without added sugars can be a fantastic...

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Manure Matters.

Manure Matters.

Springtime has arrived. This means if you’re driving down some country roads, you may be experiencing a little “dairy air.” These warm temperatures bring on not only school...

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Eat Better, Eat Together.

Eat Better

Eat Better, Eat Together Month"Eating with your family and friends regularly has been associated with improved social skills, better-eating habits, and fewer behavioral problems in...

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Corn Harvest on the Farm

Corn Harvest on the Farm

If you live in New York State, it is probably no surprise, especially this time of year, that farmers grow corn. Corn is a great resource for farmers to grow in NY because of our climate and each...

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June is Dairy Month

June is Dairy Month

June 1st is the start of National Dairy Month! Dairy products are a delicious and nutritious part of our diet that come from dairy cows living on farms. The cows, and those who take care of them, work hard to make milk available that is turned into so many American favorites including cheese and ice cream!

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Caring for our Cows During the Cold Season

Caring for our Cows During the Cold Season

Remember the last time it was bitterly cold and snowing? Think about how many layers of clothing you or your children had to wear while being outside? Now, imagine yourself as a farmer and not only worrying about the number of layers of clothes that you’re wearing but keeping your animals safe and warm throughout the long winter months as well.

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Christmas Morning for a Farm Kid

Christmas Morning for a Farm Kid

It was a glorious celebration. However, it always seemed to have to end a little too soon for my family. Growing up, my siblings and I were told that we needed to get home early to get ready for Santa to come. I now know that the reason for our early departure was so my dad could get home and get some sleep before he needed to get up to work...

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