Darin Von Ruden
Saturday Session I
Get insights from a seasoned organic dairy farmer on everything from the initial transition to organic production to the practices needed to maintain a profitable and healthy herd. Learn about different ways to run a dairy farm, daily challenges, and how to use the resources you have on your farm to make a profit in the face of environmental and market challenges.
Darin Von Ruden and his wife own a 230-acre organic dairy farm in southwestern Wisconsin. He is the president of the Wisconsin Farmers Union, secretary of the National Farmers Union, and is also on the MOSES Board of Directors.