Categories for Farm animals

Fence failure causes udder chaos!

September 8, 2022 7:24 am Published by

By Meta Hemenway-Forbes, Hansen’s Dairy Marketing Manager We can plan until the cows come home, but eventually they’ll breach the fence. We learned this again last week when a large... Read More

From the News Desk to the ‘Moos Desk’

April 26, 2022 11:08 am Published by

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... Read More

This calf is not small, she’s fun-sized!

September 1, 2019 7:38 pm Published by

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... Read More

UPDATE: We selected triplet names!

May 27, 2019 1:47 pm Published by

We want to thank everyone who submitted names for our triplets! This was a tough decision to make, because there were a lot of good names suggested, but we had... Read More

Our farm’s juicy secret: Wagyu beef

January 23, 2019 8:20 pm Published by

Have you heard the buzz about our newest product on the farm? It’s actually not a dairy product.   Our newest venture is in Wagyu-Holstein beef. That’s kind of a... Read More

A Cow’s Salad Bar

July 16, 2013 1:23 pm Published by

Ever wonder what the Hansen dairy cows eat to produce such great tasting milk and dairy products? To keep our cows healthy and help them produce high quality, great-tasting milk,... Read More

Test Your Knowledge of Hansen’s Dairy!

June 19, 2013 11:25 am Published by

This month, Hudson’s 4th grade class visited Hansen’s Dairy for an educational field trip. To test their listening skills, we put together this 20-question quiz. Have YOU visited the Hansen’s farm... Read More

Twins – Twice the Fun!

June 5, 2013 11:23 am Published by

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... Read More

Blake Hansen: Cattle Ob-gyn

May 30, 2013 12:11 pm Published by

About 200 calves are born each year at Hansen’s Dairy, and Herd Manager Blake Hansen serves as a type of cattle ob-gyn for the expecting cows. While difficulties during labor... Read More

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

November 20, 2012 8:43 pm Published by

The calendar says Nov. 20, but you wouldn’t know it by looking outside. Fortunately, the nice day is allowing us to prepare for the upcoming season of not-so-nice days. The... Read More

Sept. 9 is the Farm Crawl!

August 29, 2012 8:13 am Published by

Ever wondered how milk gets from the cow to your table? Come to Hansen’s Farm Fresh Dairy and find out for FREE during the second annual Farm Crawl, sponsored by... Read More