Dairy Farmers Weathering Coronavirus Disruptions In An Already Ailing Milk Market

From: masslive.com

Jessica Dizek, a co-owner of Mapleline Farm, says the coronavirus has brought new challenges to the dairy industry.

But the answers might just be old answers — delivery, local distribution and brand loyalty with an emphasis on quality.

At Mapleine, she’s cut the milking herd of Jerseys from 120 — the number that would be milking on a normal summer — to 100 and she’s changed her cow’s diet in order to cut their production even further mirroring steps taken by farmers across the region.

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