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Yes! 50 More Farms Join Organic Valley

by Jennifer McBride

Many farmers faced an uncertain future after companies in the Northeast decided they wouldn’t be renewing their contracts, leaving them with no one to pick up their organic milk. That has since changed as Organic Valley welcomes 50 farms to the co-op!
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Sad Cows Abound During Meeting

by Rootstock Editor

Organic Valley farmers and employees gathered in La Crosse, Wisconsin, in April for the co-op’s yearly meeting. Along with the business-end of the meeting, farmers and employees socialized, shared ideas and were introduced to new board members.
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Saving Northeast Family Farms

by Rootstock Editor

Organic Valley is taking the single largest effort to save small organic family farms in the Northeast following news last year that Horizon and Maple Hill Creamery would be terminating contracts with more than 130 family farms.