Local Dairy Farmers Share How to Keep Cows Cool During Heatwave

Author: Administrator | July 31, 2020

Local Dairy Farmers Share How to Keep Cows Cool During Heatwave

News media around the region continues to be interested in how local dairy farmers help their cows beat the heat this summer. The media interest is a result of ADA North East pitching the story last week to local media outlets. Hal Adams of Black Brook Farm in Shortsville, N.Y., was interviewed by WROC-TV in Rochester on Monday to explain how he and his wife Kerry are keeping their cows cool.

 Click the play button below to watch the video with Hal Adams: 

Jared Kurtz of Kurtland Dairy in Elverson, Pa., shared his cow-cooling methods on WFMZ-TV in Reading. Kelly Reynolds of Reyncrest Farm in Corfu, N.Y., was featured in an article on the Batavia Daily News this week, as well.

The media and consumers continue to be interested as these are just a few of the one-on-one interviews about the topic. Others from last week included: 

About American Dairy Association North East

American Dairy Association North East (ADA North East) is the dairy farmer-funded organization funded by participating dairy farmer’s checkoff investment to build demand and sales for milk and dairy foods throughout the local region. Representing more than 10,000 dairy farm families in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and northern Virginia, ADA North East develops and implements local programs to drive milk and dairy sales at retail outlets and in schools. The organization also conducts consumer education about dairy through events, traditional and social media, and in collaboration with health professionals through National Dairy Council®. ADA North East works closely with Dairy Management Inc.™, the national dairy checkoff organization, to support nutrition research, national partnerships and developing export markets for dairy to bring a fully integrated promotion program to the region. For more information, visit www.AmericanDairy.com or call our Main Office at 315-472-9143.