Farm Life

Learn more about the dairy farmers that produce delicious milk and dairy products, take a tour of a working dairy farm or explore commonly asked questions about dairy nutrition and life on the farm.

Meet Our Dairy Farmers

Dairy farmers are hard working and innovative, especially when it comes to taking care of their animals and the environment. Most dairy farms are family-owned. Dairy farmers are also active in their local communities, helping with projects and being involved in different organizations.

Get to know the farmers that produce your favorite dairy foods and see why they love what they do and how they take care of their animals, land and community.

Meet Our Farmers

Welcome to the Farm!

We know you’re interested in seeing where milk comes from, but not everyone can visit a dairy farm in person. Now, you can take this 10-stop video tour to experience how milk from real cows, on a real Midwest farm, becomes the fresh, naturally nutrient-rich dairy foods you love.

Visit the Online Farm

Dairy Cows

Like dogs or horses, there are many different breeds of cows. The two most recognized and well-known breeds of dairy cattle are the Holstein cow and the Jersey cow. Learn more about each type of cow.

Learn About Dairy Cows

Questions?

Got Questions About Farm Life?

We have the answers!

We’ve compiled some commonly asked questions about dairy farming, dairy cows and their care, sustainability and milk.

Got Questions About Dairy Nutrition?

We have the answers!

Do you have questions regarding dairy nutrition? Check out dairy nutrition information for the answers you need.