Being a dairy farmer takes a 24/7 commitment every day of the year.
Even on holidays, the cows must be milked and cared for.
“Our kids are taught to have a work ethic. They understand where their money comes from, and they know first-hand what it takes to get it. And with the families being involved in business, they learn by example the importance of open dialogue and clear communication.”Read More All Farmers
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Florida’s dairy farmers
work every day to provide
a steady supply of fresh milk.
The most common breed in Florida, Holstein cows originally came from the Netherlands and northern Germany.Meet the Cows
Originating in England, the Milking Shorthorn is an average sized breed with mature cows weighing nearly 1,250 lbs.Meet the Cows
Ayrshires are strong and robust cows with distinctive red and white markings that originated in Ayrshire, Scotland.Meet the Cows
A native to Switzerland, the Brown Swiss is the oldest of the pure dairy breeds.Meet the Cows
Guernsey’s are a shade of fawn with clearly defined white markings that originated on the Isle of Guernsey (off the coast of the British Isles).Meet the Cows