Need a New Fitbit Challenge? Find a Farmer!

Need a New Fitbit Challenge? Find a Farmer!

Are you using an activity tracker like a Fitbit to move more in the new year?  Whether you’re an intense athlete, a busy mom, a farmer, or even a cow, you’ve got to get those steps in to meet your daily goals! Wait a minute…a cow? You bet! We caught up with two farm families …

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Just Chillin’ – Keeping Dairy Cows Comfy in the Winter

Just Chillin’ – Keeping Dairy Cows Comfy in the Winter

New England winters may have us all longing for the Caribbean, but for the region’s dairy cows, well, they’re real troopers when it comes to months of cold temps and falling snow. The reason they can weather the weather (sorry, we couldn’t resist) is the ingenuity of dairy farmers. Take Mark Duffy of Great Brook …

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Revamp Your Holiday Leftovers!

Revamp Your Holiday Leftovers!

Leftovers are inevitable during the holiday season. But let’s face it! We’re all getting a little tired of pumpkin pie. Let’s think outside the box and turn our leftovers into something memorable! Dairy is key to turning leftovers into something exciting. With nine essential nutrients like protein, calcium, vitamin D and potassium, dairy kicks everything …

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The Best Way to Decide About Dairy? Visit a Farm

The Best Way to Decide About Dairy? Visit a Farm

Not sure if dairy is good or bad for you? Or if farmers are good to their animals, or the environment? The best way to decide about dairy is to talk to a farmer, or visit a farm.  There are almost 1,500 dairy farms combined in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.   …

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Celebrate 12 Days of Dairy with us!

Celebrate 12 Days of Dairy with us!

December 14th kicks off our 12 Days of Dairy photo share. From the 14th until December 25th, we will be sharing a favorite holiday photo each day from our New England dairy farming families. How can you join in on the fun? Look out for the photos on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and share the photos …

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5 Cookie Recipes Just in Time for the Holidays!

5 Cookie Recipes Just in Time for the Holidays!

Peppermint Sugar Cookies Add a festive touch of peppermint to your sugar cookie, perfect for the holiday season! Our Best Bites has a great recipe.   Macadamia Nut Butter Cookies A soft, slightly chewy cookie that is perfect for your holiday dessert table or Christmas cookie exchange. Dip them in white chocolate if you want to …

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