A Family’s Deep Love of Farming

by Jen Oium

The Rooney family of Vermont is among the newest Organic Valley farmer-members. On any day you can find the family join together to run the dairy farm, and when maple syrup season begins you can find them tapping trees and collecting sap!
Organic Chickens Need Room to Roam!

by Tom Chapman, Organic Trade Association CEO

A proposed rule creates clear standards for organic poultry including indoor and outdoor space requirements, and other practices to support animal welfare. Click the link in this article to let the USDA know organic chickens need room to roam!
Does Milk Help You Sleep?

by Lauren Manaker, registered dietitian

There may be something to having a warm glass of milk before bed! If your children are battling bedtime or if you are having restless nights, read on to learn about nutrients in dairy products that help support sleep.
A Look Into Why Amish Farm With Horses

by Jennifer McBride

About 43% of Organic Valley farmer-members are Amish. As haying season continues and harvest is about to begin, we talk to our Amish members about their organic farming practices. Some use tractors, some use horses, and some use both.