Winter exercise in the snow brings joy and health benefits
At Mustaniemi farm, cows and young stock enjoy winter out in the snow. All animals over six months old have free access to an enclosed outdoor space all year round.
A herd of dairy cows frolics in the frosty winter scenery along the fence of their winter outdoor space. When observing everything the cattle of Finnish Valio dairy farmers Kati Montonen and Markku Pippuri are up to outside, it’s obvious that cows love snow and sub-zero temperatures.