Dairy Farmers Take on Photo Challenge

Posted On March 28th, 2017 by
National Agriculture Week (March 19-25) was a great time to recognize all of the amazing people that contribute to the food we enjoy every day. To celebrate, we challenged dairy farmers to post photos on Instagram or Twitter reflecting a theme of the day.
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Dairy Farming – It’s In Our DNA

Posted On February 20th, 2017 by

Margaret Johnson’s love for dairy began at a young age. “Early on we were required to do chores around the farm,” said Margaret, “It became a special time for me to spend time with […]

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For the Love of Dairy Farm Proposals

Posted On February 8th, 2017 by

You’ve heard of barn weddings, but have you heard of dairy farm proposals? These couples combined their love of the farm with their love for each other, proving that every couple gets their dairy-tale […]

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Faith, Family & Farming

Posted On January 4th, 2017 by

Meet the Otte family
Blake and Chicky Otte started Square Deal Dairy in 1997 with the hopes of continuing the farm for generations. Fast forward 20 years and they are now farming with the help […]

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Deck the Halls with These Festive #DairyTraditions

Posted On December 22nd, 2016 by

Celebrating the most wonderful time of the year often means gathering with family and friends and putting your most festive foot forward to continue holiday traditions that have been passed down through generations. At Midwest Dairy, […]

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Raising a Family on the Farm: How every member contributes

Posted On December 5th, 2016 by

Sometimes technology can get in the way of time spent together during the holidays, but not for this family! Thanks to the help of farming robotics, the family behind New Day Dairy has the […]

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Harvest 2016: Midwest Dairy Farm Round-Up

Posted On October 19th, 2016 by

It doesn’t seem like that look ago planting season in Midwest Dairy-land began. As per usual Mother Nature dictates when harvest begins and ends. When is the weather just right? What’s the window of time […]

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Empowering Women in Agriculture in Mexico

Posted On September 30th, 2016 by

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is a success.” – Henry Ford

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What to do with 1,080 pounds of butter

Posted On September 6th, 2016 by

If you’ve been to the Minnesota State Fair, you’ve probably seen the iconic butter sculptures in the dairy building. Every year the 12 finalists for Princess Kay of the Milky Way are carved in 90 […]

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