Last weekend we spent our Saturday exploring a beautiful, family owned Organic Valley dairy farm in Jefferson, Maryland, just outside of Frederick. The farm was about 45 minutes from our home, and it was so wonderful learning about cows and milk at an organic, grass-fed farm so close to home! We spent the day going from one activity to […]
Just since the start of the year, nearly 60 dairy farms in Indiana have shut down, and they are not the first. This is a trend that has been happening across the country, with over 52 dairy farms in New York losing their wholesale contract this year, and a number of long-standing (over a hundred years old) dairy farms and plants shutting down due to lack of sales.