Freund’s Farm: Learning what makes cows happy

Matthew Freund and bovine associates gave a tour of the multi-generation family farm in East Canaan. Photo by Cynthia Hochswender

EAST CANAAN — The Northwest Conservation District held its annual meeting at Freund’s Farm on Thursday, Aug. 9, and honored planner Tom McGowan for his contributions to protecting and preserving land and water in Litchfield County. 

Before the awards dinner, Matthew Freund and his son, Isaac, a graduate of Housatonic Valley Regional High School, gave a tour of the farm that has been in their family for several generations. 

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