Posts Tagged ‘organic milk’

Is Dairy Farming For You?

Is Dairy Farming For You?

Is dairy farming right for you? In this video, dairyman, Garry Hansen shares his perspective of the lifestyle, what he loves about being a dairy farmer.

Organic Dairyman: It All Begins with the Soil (video)

Organic Dairyman: It All Begins with the Soil (video)

To Jon Bansen, a third-generation organic dairyman, healthy soil translates into healthy dairy cows, and ultimately tastier, and more nutritious milk.

Organic Agriculture and Organic Certification: Not So Ying and Yang

Organic Agriculture and Organic Certification: Not So Ying and Yang

Part 9: This installment in our history of organic agriculture will explore the challenges and contradictions of setting livestock standards using the scandalous abuse of the requirements for pasture to illustrate the very real limitations of organic certification.

A Love of Jersey Cows and a Determination to Stay In Business

A Love of Jersey Cows and a Determination to Stay In Business

Dairyman Garry Hansen couldn’t count on a consistent price for his milk due to the volatility of the dairy market that nearly drove him out of business at one point. So to save his cows, he had to become a processor and distributor of his own milk.

Coming Next: Milk

Coming Next: Milk

Next week on Food.Farmer.Earth we take a closer look at milk.