Sensory experience: How a Hansen’s Dairy tour can ignite all five senses

By Jordan Hansen, Hansen Dairy co-owner How often do you get to see exactly how your food is produced? At Hansen’s Dairy, we aim to make that process as transparent as possible by offering educational farm tours. When you...
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Before and after: Celebrating our Cedar Falls store renovation

By Meta Hemenway-Forbes, Hansen Dairy Marketing Manager This year marks the 15th anniversary of our Hansen’s Dairy Cedar Falls store. It also marks the completion of an extensive renovation, and we’re excited to celebrate both with our customers at...
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Raising the Steaks: Hansen’s Wagyu-Holstein beef gets Prime grade

By Meta Hemenway-Forbes, Hansen’s Dairy Marketing Manager   At Hansen’s Dairy we’re renowned for our delicious milk, cheese curds, ice cream, butter and heavy cream.  But alongside our Holstein dairy herd is a Wagyu-Holstein beef herd making its own...
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From the News Desk to the ‘Moos Desk’

By Meta Hemenway-Forbes, Hansen’s Dairy Marketing Manager Meta learns how to interact with the cows while also respecting the electric fence. Just moment earlier she learned the power of the fence the hard way. “The most difficult thing is...
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Dairy: The real deal when it comes to healthful foods

Guest blog by Caitlyn Lamm, public relations specialist for Iowa Farm Bureau Federation Hansen’s Farm Fresh Dairy milk If you were filming a “man on the street” video and asked someone what they know about dairy, they’d most likely...
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The farm photo that says it all

By Jordan Hansen You know that expression “A picture is worth a thousand words”? This is one of those photos that puts it all in perspective. And a unique perspective it is. This overhead shot of my husband, my...
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This calf is not small, she’s fun-sized!

We just keep getting surprises here at Hansen’s Dairy. Three months after our surprise first set of surviving triplet heifers, now we have another unique calf. This cute little calf was born on Aug. 27, weighing in at only...
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HOW IT’S MADE: Butter makes everything better!

It’s June Dairy Month, and here at Hansen’s Dairy, we are celebrating all of our fresh dairy products! Each week in June we are posting a new segment in our “How It’s Made” series. For our final week, we are...
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HOW IT’S MADE: We all scream for ice cream!

It’s June Dairy Month, and here at Hansen’s Dairy, we are celebrating all of our fresh dairy products! Each week in June we will post a new segment in our “How It’s Made” series. This week we are featuring our...
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HOW IT’S MADE: ‘Legendairy’ milk!

It’s June Dairy Month, and here at Hansen’s Dairy, we are celebrating all of our fresh dairy products! Each week in June we will post a new segment in our “How It’s Made” series. This week we are featuring...
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