Putting the MOO back in SMOOthie: Simple Recipes!

Putting the MOO back in SMOOthie: Simple Recipes!

It’s hot! You don’t want to turn on the oven and need a quick, healthy meal.  Open your fridge and freezer, and you’ll likely have everything you need to get a nutrient-packed snack or meal in a glass in minutes. Delicious, nutritious cow’s milk provides a powerful package of nine essential nutrients, including protein, calcium …

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Did You Celebrate Cow Appreciation Day?

Did You Celebrate Cow Appreciation Day?

Tuesday, July 10 marked this year’s Cow Appreciation Day. To celebrate, we wanted to share some “dairy fun” 😉 cow facts! Check them out below! DYK: On average, a dairy cow weighs about 1,500 lbs. Cows are red-green colorblind. Good thing they don’t have to pick out clothes or worry about stoplights! Dairy cows produce about …

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MOOO-vie Night Snacks!

MOOO-vie Night Snacks!

Movie nights in the park have become a popular summer activity in several towns and cities across our region. We have some tips and ideas for packing healthy but tasty snacks for your movie night or should we say MOOO-vie night under the stars. Of course, while these tips and snack ideas are great for …

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Iconic New England Ice Cream Spots

Iconic New England Ice Cream Spots

It’s that time of year, when we all dream of a scoop or two (or three!) of farm-fresh ice cream made in New England. We’ve put together a quick list of some of the favorite ice cream spots in our New England states. Visit these, and let us know about YOUR favorite!   CONNECTICUT Ferris Acres …

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Marinating with Yogurt: A How-To Guide

Marinating with Yogurt: A How-To Guide

Grilling season is in full swing! Impress your friends and family with the most flavorful and tender meat by marinating in yogurt! Yogurt has been used as a marinade for centuries in many cuisines including Middle eastern and Indian dishes as well as South Asian. How it works Many chefs agree that for true tenderizing, …

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Find a Fair or Field Day to Visit Near You!

Find a Fair or Field Day to Visit Near You!

2018 Agricultural Fairs & Field Days   Find a fair to visit this Summer and Fall!   County fair and field day season is officially here!  These fairs and events remain some of the best ways to reconnect with our region’s agricultural history.  Nowadays, many people are several generations removed from the farm. However, many …

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