Oct. 14 2022
Thanks to some extra care and attention, a premature calf recently born on our farm is doing well
Oct. 13 2022
Our family’s tradition of decorating our farm features a Halloween theme this time of the year
Oct. 10 2022
Despite the opinions of extreme activists, dairy still has a place in the world that should be defended
Sept. 30 2022
When it comes to milk quality, there are details I can see now that I couldn’t before we had our voluntary milking system
Sept. 29 2022
We’ve all heard the cliché, “Great minds think alike,” but have you ever stopped and really thought about that phrase?
Sept. 28 2022
Running our farm for a month using a generator is a good reminder that it never hurts to have emergency plans in place
Sept. 26 2022
The world sure has changed over the last one hundred or so years, and we can easily tell that by looking at the progression that has occurred in agriculture
Sept. 23 2022
Busy times mean people less familiar with our operations may be signing on to help. It’s our responsibility to ensure they stay safe, too
Sept. 22 2022
This versatile crop is beloved for many reasons as harvest season is upon us
Sept. 21 2022
Shedding our stereotypes of agriculture is the only way for consumers to recognize its value, too
Sept. 20 2022
Applications for our 2023 Hoard’s Dairyman editorial internship are due October 21
Sept. 19 2022
The role agriculture can play in sustainability is influenced by consumer confidence and their acceptance of our food system and modern farming practices
Sept. 16 2022
Milking in both our parlor and with the robots provided some benefits, but certain costs recently led us back to milking exclusively with one system
Farmhouse Blog 1
Sept. 15 2022
No matter the season of the year or the season of life you’re in, farmhouses offer the ultimate warm embrace
Cheese pushers
Sept. 13 2022
American Dairy Association (ADA) North East is one of the state and regional dairy checkoff organizations that has a fully developed retail program designed to keep dairy cases clean, cold, and well-s
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Sept. 12 2022
The fall back-to-school season means much more than school buildings for youth in agriculture
Sept. 9 2022
The sights and smells of the Hoard’s Dairyman Farm help keep us connected to production agriculture
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Sept. 8 2022
Summer’s heat and humidity bring challenges of heat stress, bacteria, and flies to our animals
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Sept. 7 2022
There’s no right opinion or way to look at dairy farming, dairy foods, or life
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Sept. 6 2022
Being in sales can have a bad reputation, but I appreciate it as a chance to solve problems and provide value for customers