Seeing Red

Seeing Red

Green pasture, blue sky and red barns – they’re part of the gorgeous New England scenery, but we’ve always wondered…why are barns traditionally painted red? Some may claim a red barn helps cows find their way home from pasture, but cows are actually colorblind to the colors red and green. So much for that answer! …

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Farmer Folklore & Words of Wisdom

Farmer Folklore & Words of Wisdom

It’s hard to argue with a dairy farmer, when he or she tells you that if the sun sets behind clouds on Thursday, it will rain before Sunday. New England dairy farmers – and the rest of the folks across the country who farm for a living – may have the inside track on growing …

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