Why be a farmer?

Why be a farmer?

The post below is written by Claire Stanley, a dairy farmer who grew up on Paul-Lin Dairy Farm in East Fairfield, Vermont. Before you read the post, get acquainted with Claire by taking your own personal virtual tour of her family’s dairy farm. Enjoy! Why be a farmer? By Claire Stanley A very thoughtful friend …

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The Many Benefits of Milk

The Many Benefits of Milk

By Stephanie Ferrari, MS, RD Dairy farmers work 365 days a year, rain or shine (or Super Snowstorm Nemo)! While most of us will be cuddled up with a cup of hot cocoa and a good book this weekend as the snow piles up outside, our region’s dairy farmers will continue to work hard to …

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Dairy Farmers Protect Our Land

Dairy Farmers Protect Our Land

What comes to mind when you picture the rural landscape of New England and New York? Snowy hilltops? Golden autumn leaves? Farmhouses, silos, and barns? Whether you are thinking of your hometown or vacation getaway, we are certain that the open space you’ve envisioned is linked to our region’s agriculture. New York and New England …

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