All articles about “Kelly”

First You Buy a Cow: Kelly Hensing Part 1

Kelly Hensing’s farm journey began with her desire to feed her family unprocessed foods, and that included unprocessed milk. She calls her Hilltop Acres Farm, of Dayton, Maryland, a microdairy. But the farm has blossomed (she might say “spun out of control”) to also include beef cattle, pigs, sheep, chicken, duck and turkey. Kelly sells the…

An Exploding Farm: Kelly Hensing Part 2

Kelly saw the dramatic results when she switched her family’s diet from the Standard American Diet to one of unprocessed foods, which included unprocessed milk, which we learned about in Part 1  of her story. When her husband accepted a job in Maryland, she wondered where she would get her milk, given that the sale…