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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Trendy Dairy Drinks

Trendy Dairy Drinks

New food and beverage products are added to grocery store shelves constantly. In 2016 alone, over 21,000 new items were introduced into retail outlets. Data from the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Economic Research Service shows that roughly 19 percent of all new food and beverage products introduced in 2016 were beverages. This was the highest percentage …

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Sustainable, Attainable Nutrition: New Hampshire Eat Local Month!

Sustainable, Attainable Nutrition: New Hampshire Eat Local Month!

Imagine a diet that is protective and respectful of biodiversity and ecosystems. What foods would be included? What about one that is also culturally acceptable, accessible, economically fair, affordable, nutritionally adequate, safe, healthy, and all the while optimizing natural and human resources?    Would dairy be on your list? If you said yes, you have been paying attention to our …