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C Smith says ...
I look forward to trying it!
09/26/2011 5:12:06 PM CDT
Tracee Cosme says ...
It makes me always want to choose Organic Valley for all my dairy needs. May God Bless them all, and the cows there! I loved seeing how they operate! It makes it very personal for me! I just love cows! Thanks for being good to the animals on your farm! Tracee Cosme
09/26/2011 9:38:34 PM CDT
Mary Arling says ...
Their hard work is inspiring
09/27/2011 9:14:32 AM CDT
Darcy Gervais says ...
I like the fact that the Webbs took the initiative and started their own dairy farm. Life is all about taking chances and making positive changes! Good for them!! What an inspiration to alot of young people out there! :)
09/27/2011 9:33:53 AM CDT
Aly Buis says ...
I adore them! I want to be just like the Webbs! My husband and I are in our early 20's and I have always dreamed about running a farm. We live in a busy city in Florida and I can't stand it! I've been trying to convince my husband to move. We have just recently (since the start of the new year) discovered living organically and we love it! We are slowly transforming our lifestyle here in the city but I hope one day soon we too can be like the Webbs and live a sustainable life in the country and join the young organic farmers of America!! Thanks Stony Pond Farm and Organic Valley! What is it like living in Vermont?
09/27/2011 10:20:46 AM CDT
Aili says ...
This story is terrific. It shows that Americans can go back to their roots and invest in family farming and a simpler life. I am so happy to know that there are families out there that are willing to share their passion and provide healthy choices to the public. Bravo Webb family!
09/27/2011 11:05:06 AM CDT
Pam says ...
Bravo! It's so easy to be depressed these days...what a joy to hear a success story, and for a wonderful product!
09/27/2011 11:42:00 AM CDT
D. Knight says ...
It's great that they have built their dairy farm from the ground up (literally?). I love that their baby comes with them as they work on the farm :)
09/27/2011 2:47:20 PM CDT
S Mitch says ...
Very impressive to start it all from scratch! Our farmers are the best resource for our country. Everyone needs to remember that when they are eating every day. Without farmers, where would we be. Unfortunately, the government is makeing it harder every day to stay farmers. Give thanks for farmers!
09/27/2011 4:22:52 PM CDT
Sara J. says ...
Thank you for sharing your story, Webbs! It is so nice to read a personal story about your lives and the process you go through to provide us fresh Organic milk that is sustainable and healthy for everyone! I tell all my friends and family about your products, because we want to support farmer-owned companies like yours! Keep up the great work, and thank you for all you do!
09/27/2011 4:16:40 PM CDT
Ty says ...
Its awesome
09/27/2011 6:18:41 PM CDT
Mari says ...
I admire the Webbs for taking the risk. If only we all had the courage to following our dreams....
09/28/2011 4:36:38 AM CDT
Hannah Mendenhall says ...
I appreciate the value they put into creating a quality product. They are not out to get rich, but to produce the highest quality dairy they can. As a customer, I was glad to see where it all starts and know that I can trust Organic Valley even more as a solid product.
09/28/2011 6:23:50 AM CDT
Samantha Salerno says ...
This is wonderful! For those of us who cannot get the freshest food because we can't produce it ourselves, organic and local is the way to go! It's even better when it is produced by people who are PASSIONATE about what they do! I am very thankful that Orgnaic Valley family farmers provide the dairy for my family. The passion and care that goes into the Organic Valley farmers daily work is why we buy only Organic Valley products! Keep up the good work! In good health, Samantha
09/28/2011 9:30:07 AM CDT
Rachel McCarver says ...
I think its so amazing to see my generation doing something unorthodox. I, myself, have found great solace going back to the land in my early 20s and promoting healthy living without bio-engineered food stuffs. My family uses Organic Valley products, and just knowing that not only does that company support small organic farmers BUT the families themselves really have a great interest in giving back. Tyler and Melanie are an inspiration. Its incredible to listen to the knowledge that they have to give, even in just a small slide show. To listen to the passion just that Tyler uses when talking about the cattle that he chose...to hand raising calves...and how he does it. I'm amazed. It seems that while they took a leap of faith in doing this...in building a dairy farm that they have such heart. they will always succeed because they WANT this to work. They want to have the momentum to contribute to a public that craves something better. Thank you Tyler and Melanie.
09/28/2011 9:48:21 AM CDT
john says ...
Its nice to see the care and affection for the cows...they treat them better than some people treat one another.
09/28/2011 12:34:47 PM CDT
Heather Taylor says ...
Thank you so much! It is nice to know that there are still farmers out there like you!
09/30/2011 7:08:51 AM CDT
katie hunt-morr says ...
It's farmers like Melanie and Tyler that teach us there is room for products outside of factory farming. We can consume responsibly, treat animals well and respect the environment. These guys make it possible. Thanks to Whole Foods and Organic Valley for giving great farmers a means to get quality foods to urban consumers.
10/01/2011 9:26:55 AM CDT
Natalie says ...
I think this is inspiring. I love peeking into the lives of good farmers. The work is very tiring I imagine and I appreciate their efforts. Good job Tyler and Melanie!
09/20/2011 3:55:40 PM CDT
Heather says ...
I love stories like the Webbs, best of all I love Organic Valley Milk and Cottage Cheese. Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication!
09/20/2011 4:36:56 PM CDT
Melanie says ...
Happy cows! It was great to see the story of how the cottage cheese my family loves begins -- and it must be pretty good to know that -- at any given moment - the great milk that started with you is filling glasses at dinner tables near and far. Keep up the wonderful work, Webbs!
09/21/2011 9:20:14 AM CDT
Julie says ...
I think this story is amazing. I have never tried organic milk and i definately plan on trying it next time I go to the store! Thanks for all you are doing to make things safe for our bodies! keep up the good work! still amazed at how well kept and healthy your cows looked! ;))
09/21/2011 12:19:33 PM CDT
Leslie Winsor says ...
I love that the Webbs set out to do something they didn't have any experience in, but had a passion for! They followed their dream, and are working hard to keep the dream!
09/21/2011 1:45:44 PM CDT
Kelli Lands says ...
I am super impressed by all the hard work they put in. I also love how each of the cows have their own name and not just a number!
09/21/2011 1:52:42 PM CDT
brenda p says ...
Great encouraging story. Thank you Webb family! Got to try Organic Valley milk and products. Thank you for providing for our family:)
09/21/2011 1:52:44 PM CDT

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