Love of Dairy Farming Leads to Lifelong Career

Love of Dairy Farming Leads to Lifelong Career

There’s a saying, “Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.”  It rings true for Gary Wheelock, the recently retired CEO of New England Dairy & Food Council and New England Dairy Promotion Board.  We asked Gary what made his 27 years of service so special and why he believes so …

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Join us for Breakfast on the Farm!

Join us for Breakfast on the Farm!

Vermont Breakfast on the Farm is the perfect opportunity to show your appreciation for everything dairy in Vermont!  This summer you’ve got two chances to experience this continuing tradition. The first is June 17th at Fairmont Farm in East Montpelier, and then on July 22nd at Blue Spruce Farm in Bridport. Enjoy a delicious, and completely …

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5 Ways to Celebrate June Dairy Month!

5 Ways to Celebrate June Dairy Month!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Yes, we know it’s not December, it’s June….and June is National Dairy Month! From a thick slice of Cheddar on a burger to an ice cold glass of milk with warm cookies, there is no denying the enjoyment that dairy can bring to special moments and to …

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Team Dairy New England Recipe Round-Up #1

Team Dairy New England Recipe Round-Up #1

Throughout 2017, we are working with some awesome New England-based bloggers who make up Team Dairy New England! Team Dairy New England will continue to show you how dairy fits into your lifestyle. Whether it be through recipes, nutrition blogs, or the importance of dairy for children, we got you covered! Here is the latest Team …

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V-Day Treats: Single-Cow-Origin Chocolates!

V-Day Treats: Single-Cow-Origin Chocolates!

What makes Milk House Chocolates in Goshen, Connecticut so special? Must Be The Milk! Have you ever heard of single-cow-origin chocolates? At Milk House Chocolates at Thorncrest Farm, Kimberly Thorn crafts certain flavors of chocolates with the milk from individual cows! Most importantly, they can ship their chocolates directly to you! Thorn says she discovered the …

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Best Hot Chocolate Destinations in New England!

Best Hot Chocolate Destinations in New England!

Ahhh sitting by a warm fire on chilly New England winter day, sipping delicious and creamy hot chocolate — can life get any better? While I like to drink hot chocolate year-round, it can really hit the spot this time of year! And guess what — January 31st is actually National Hot Chocolate Day! This annual …

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