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Cows Aren’t Picky Eaters, And That’s a Good Thing

Dairy cows weigh about 1,000lbs depending on their breed, meaning cows can eat a lot—up to 100lbs a day! Like humans, cows have nutritional requirements…

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Dairy Farmers Celebrate the Earth Every Day

Did you know dairy farmers like to call themselves the original environmentalists? Every year, people around the world celebrate Earth Day on April 22, but dai…

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Why I Farm

It’s a question I have been asked several times, and honestly some days it’s a question I ask myself. To give you a little background, I am a third-generat…

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Born to Farm

I was born to farm­. I can’t help it. My roots run deep in agriculture. Ever since I was a young boy, I’ve been involved on my family’s diversified farm…

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How True Blue Milk is Produced from a Future Dietitian’s Perspective

Growing up in big metropolitan cities, I rarely had the opportunity to see or visit any dairy farms. After moving to Tennessee to continue my nutrition educati…

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