Farmer Friday: #FarmLove with Amanda Freund

February 12th, 2016 · By: Cabot Creamery · In: Farmer Friday East Canaan, Connecticut If you follow any of Cabot Creamery Cooperative’s farming members on social media, you may have noticed a surge in the hashtag FarmLove during the month of...

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A Young Dairy Farmer on a Mission to Help Her Community

  Must Be The Milk Blog Post By Jill Monti The end of the  year is an optimal time for reflection and consideration of new goals for the coming year. Looking for inspiration? Read on to learn more about an exceptionally motivated...

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CowPots is growing!

For Immediate Release December 14, 2015 Amanda Freund amanda@cowpots.com Busy making millions of CowPots! --What began on the farmhouse kitchen stove as an idea for a better biodegradable pot has grown into year round production of millions of CowPots to date. Since being featured...

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Women in Dairy: Amanda Freund from East Canaan, CT

Amanda Freund (aka CowPotsGirl) was featured in Mackinson Dairy Farm's 30 Days of Dairy Women. Read more about Amanda's role at Freund's Farm and with CowPots! Amanda’s Story in her own words: What is your role in the dairy industry? I spend...

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Freund’s Farm Fall Newsletter

2015 has been a busy year for our family's dairy farm. From starting construction on a new dairy barn for our cows to production of a new CowPots style, we have quite a few exciting updates. Get the latest...

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CowPots featured on My Fox Boston

Must Be The Milk and My Fox Boston talk the magic of poo! Stephanie Ferrari of Must Be The Milk shared the features of CowPots on the final Fox 25 Zip Trip segment this year. The clip aired on September 4th...

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Got milk? Try robots

Canaan dairy farm plans to go high-tech BY CARRIE GRACE HENDERSON REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN CANAAN — The cows on Freund's Farm are about to trade in their cowbells for transponders, and robots will take over their daily milking. The Northwest Corner farm next...

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From the Farmer’s Tractor-Freund’s Farm, Inc.

Amanda Freund, 30, works with her father, uncle, mother, brother and sister on her family dairy farm. Freund’s farm is located in the northwest corner of Connecticut where her family owns and operates three separate farm businesses; Freund’s Farm...

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Proud of Its Past, Freund Family Focuses on the Future

By Sarah L. Hamby, Connecticut Correspondent EAST CANAAN, Conn. — Since the 1950s, the Freund family has nurtured the land, their animals and their reputation. The third-generation is moving forward to care for more than 600 acres of crops, including...

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Freund’s Farm awarded for sustainability efforts

EAST CANAAN >> CowPots, the biodegradable planting containers crafted from manure byproducts, put the Freund family on the map, but the idea of sustainability permeates every facet of the the family farm operation. Efforts at the dairy farm include pasture...

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