Spring dance in a Dutch meadow

RNW archive

This article is part of the RNW archive. RNW is the former Radio Netherlands Worldwide or Wereldomroep, which was founded as the Dutch international public broadcaster in 1947. In 2011, the Dutch government decided to cut funding and shift RNW from the ministry of Education, Culture and Science to the ministry of Foreign Affairs. More information about RNW Media’s current activities can be found at https://www.rnw.org/about-rnw-media.

Spring has arrived in the Netherlands. The first day of spring was beautiful and sunny. And for the first time in five months, cows were able to get out of their dark, stuffy cowsheds. It's a happy moment for both cows and farmers.