A Leap Year Surprise!

A Leap Year Surprise!

We like to highlight that our farmers work hard every day, 365 days a year—but in 2016, they are actually hard at work for 366 days because 2016 is a leap year! Today is February 29th, a day that only comes every four years. As you can imagine, it’s quite rare to be born on …

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Milk Delivery!

Milk Delivery!

When you picture milk being delivered to homes in glass bottles you probably think this is a thing of the past. Think again! At Thatcher Farm in Milton, MA, milk delivery is an every day occurrence. Since 1891, the Manning family at Thatcher Farm has been delivering milk and other dairy products to families on …

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EXPLORING THE CONNECTION BETWEEN FARMING & FOOD

EXPLORING THE CONNECTION BETWEEN FARMING & FOOD

Autumn in New England is my favorite time of year. The vibrant colors, the crisp evening temperatures and the first day when it’s cold enough outside to wear boots all remind me why I love living in New England. But in addition to the fall foliage and fashion, one thing that brings me a lot …

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New Year’s Resolutions 101

New Year’s Resolutions 101

Yes, it’s that time of year again, the chance to make good on all those well intentioned plans. I will exercise more, I will get organized, and I will eat healthier. Making resolutions turns out to be a tradition with a long history.The Babylonians began each year by promising the gods they would return borrowed …

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Holy cow!

Holy cow!

There’s lots going on at The Farmer’s Cow member farms this fall! The six Connecticut dairy farms that make up The Farmer’s Cow-brand milk are gearing up for a busy fall. Hosting harvest festivals, creating corn mazes, educating consumers about the state’s dairy industry, and just having a whole lot of fun are all on …

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Road Trip!

Road Trip!

Here at Must Be The Milk, we know people appreciate a connection to where their food comes from. That’s why we’re on the road today, visiting two farms in Vermont, and we have our cameras in hand! Today, we’re visiting Liberty Hill Farm Inn in Rochester, Vermont where we will meet with Beth Kennett and …

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