March 9, 2018

This has been a long-awaited post- I apologize, both to Hero and to all of you who love to read about our featured cows! She should have been November's cow of the month, but instead she will be our cow for the rest of March. 


Hero is a distinctive looking cow because...

October 5, 2017

Meet October's cow of the month: Ruby! She's a two-year-old Hostein cow who is part of the Troublemaking Trio on our farm. (Learn more about the rest of the trio and one of her counterparts, Bunny, here.)

Her name is Ruby because Aaron bred her mother (a normal black an...

September 15, 2017

Meet September's cow of the month: Bunny! She is a two-year-old Holstein cow who likes to have her poll scratched and find trouble with her two best friends, Ruby and Hero. Joni is the one who named her Bunny when she was only a few days old; she was hopping around her...

August 1, 2017

Meet August's cow of the month: Elsie! She's the oldest cow in our herd, coming in at 13 years old. She easily stands out in the herd, with her whitening face, her wise eyes, and her missing ear tag (she was number 99). She's a sweet old gal who loves to munch on grass...

July 5, 2017

This month's cow is a red Jersey named Teddy Bear. She's three years old and gets her name from being the fluffiest cow in our herd. While she does like getting attention, she can also be a troublemaker and loves to think that she rules the roost. If there's an adult c...

June 4, 2017

Panda is one of the most distinctive looking cows in our herd. She is a 5-year-old Holstein. When she was younger, she wasn't the friendliest of cows and was a little wary of people. Now, she has grown to be lovable and enjoys a good head scratch. She's easy to spot wh...

May 2, 2017

Meet May's cow of the month, Zuma! She's a four-year-old Jersey whose number is four.

As you can see, she is a very photogenic cow and wouldn't leave me alone the first morning they were outside on the grass. 

 She loves having her head scratched and she is one of the fr...

April 1, 2017

Meet April's cow of the month: Blondie! She is a three-year-old Jersey who gets her name from being one of the lightest cows in our herd. Her birthday is in October, and she will be turning four this year. She's due to have her calf this month, and we'll try to post an...

March 1, 2017

Daisy has been known since the beginning of our farm Facebook account as our poster-cow. She is a three-year-old Holstein/Jersey cross. This cross in cows tends to make for more temperamental ladies, but she is by far one of the friendliest and the nicest cows in our h...