Holy Cow! Eating Locally & Seasonally is Easier than it Seems

Holy Cow! Eating Locally & Seasonally is Easier than it Seems

Blog post written by University of Northern Colorado’s Distance Program dietetic intern Taylor Nonnenmacher. — Isn’t it wonderful that due to modern dairy farmer’s production methods, and having farms located here in New England, we can have fresh milk and dairy products year-round, right in our grocery stores? Milk is highly perishable, but over the …

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Maple Season in New England

Maple Season in New England

It’s officially maple season throughout New England! Maple sugaring season usually begins in late February and ends in early April. Without doubt, March is the best time to experience the maple sugaring process throughout the region. Did you know several of our dairy farmers are also maple producers? Recently, blogger and New England lifestyle influencer The Coastal Confidence visited Richardson Family …

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Holiday Traditions, Dairy Farm Style!

Holiday Traditions, Dairy Farm Style!

The holiday season is upon us! As family and friends gather to celebrate wonderful traditions over the next month, we would like to share with you a peak into holiday time on the dairy farm. Traditions Denise Barstow of Barstow’s Farm reminds us that traditions are important as they build strong family relationships between generations.  …

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3 Herbal Lattes Perfect for Sweater Weather

3 Herbal Lattes Perfect for Sweater Weather

Tired of pumpkin spice 🎃? Don’t get us wrong, we love the flavor sensation that’s really become a symbol for the season but maybe you’re looking to change things up or pumpkin was never really your thing. We all know while there are a ton of PSL fans, the flavor also has it’s fair share …

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Meet the 2018 MA Dairy Farm of the Year!

Meet the 2018 MA Dairy Farm of the Year!

A Farm Philosopher Works with Mother Nature     The famous Will Rogers may have been a cowboy philosopher, but Massachusetts dairy farmer Will Rogers of Rogers Farm isn’t without his own deep thoughts.  Asked about his guiding principal in running his dairy farm, Rogers says simply, “Let Mother Nature do her own work.”  Simple advice, but these words of …

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Our Picks: Fall Festivities in New England

Our Picks: Fall Festivities in New England

Massachusetts: Appleton Farms in Ipswich, MA hosts several great events throughout the year! Check out some of the fall events they have planned: Meet a dairy farmer, Farm Friday Dinners, wagon rides, concert series, just to name a few! The Trustees also cares for nearly 25,000 acres – all around Massachusetts. Search here for more of their events throughout …

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