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“Live as though you’ll die tomorrow, farm as if you’ll live forever” Sustainability at Hansen’s Farm Fresh Dairy

Dairy farmers work diligently to uphold their legacy as good environmental stewards, and the Hansens are no different. Taking care of the land makes healthy cows, and healthy cows produce high quality milk. Most importantly, sustainability makes the world healthier for future generations. Here at Hansen’s Dairy, we implement many sustainability practices to help keep …

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Twins – Twice the Fun!

Twins are very unusual in cattle, and if you’ve taken a tour of Hansen’s Dairy, you know that of the 200 calvings each year at Hansen’s, about five sets of twins will be born. Female twins born at Hansen’s will get matching names. For example, names of the female sets of twins on the farm have …

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November 24 is Small Business Saturday

Yes, we all know about Black Friday, the annual “holiday” where we stand in crushing lines at big box stores to get incredible deals on gifts for our loved ones. And then there’s Cyber Monday, the day everyone does holiday shopping online. But have you heard of Small Business Saturday? It’s a much more relaxed …

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Farm Jokes!

Good morning! What better way to start the day than with some incredibly corny farm and cow jokes… Do YOU know any good ones? Leave them in the comments!   What do you call a cow that’s just had a baby? Decalfinated Why does a milking stool only have three legs? The cow’s got the …

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Blog Roundup – Back to School Edition

School has started – woo hoo!! My daughter started sixth grade last week. One of her summary thoughts about the week? “I think I’m going to be bringing cold lunch practically every day.” This is NOT a post about advantages/disadvantages of school lunch. It’s a quick post about blogs and websites with lunchtime tips. For …

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Buttery Goodness [winner announced]

Thanks to everyone who left a comment on the post! Our randomly selected winner is… Angie Longhorn: “When it is super hot outside we all like to go hang out in the pool and eat ice cream. And yes we do them both at the same time!” Congrats Angie! Please email us at info@hansendairy.com and …

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