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Supposedly hormone-free commercial milk found to be full of 'girlie hormones' says Mother Jones


You’ve probably seen it on milk cartons, yogurt containers and cheese packaging if you live in the U.S. — that little asterisk followed by a claim that the milk used in the product does not contain rBST, rBGH or other artificial growth hormones. 630 more words

Cow Pedicures

Yesterday some of our girls had a visit from our local hoof trimmer. It is basically a pedicure for cows.

He shows up with his equipment, the cows walk one by one into his chute, he files their hooves, checks for any hoof warts & sends them on their way. 44 more words

Dairy Farming

Cow Boogers Happen

Sometimes you just have to post a bunch of cute cow nose photos.

There is really only one way for a cow to deal with cow boogers. 125 more words

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Our Cows & Crops

More than likely, the reason you are reading this blog is because you are interested in what our farm produces.  Although we are both a dairy and grain farm, the main focus of this blog and our Facebook fan page is on our dairy cows.   622 more words

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Bringing You Up to Date and Rambling

I’m coming up on my second anniversary of being a full-fledged farm wife. On the front lines. Fully immersed in the red dirt and poo. Over the last year, I’ve done less and less of the actual labor part of farming. 1,384 more words

Life On The Farm

3 Charged After Allegedly Neglecting Dairy Cattle

GRACEVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Three Holmes County residents are charged with animal cruelty for allegedly neglecting a herd of 90 dairy cattle.

Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam announced the arrests Friday, which followed a routine food safety inspection of Wild Rose Dairy. 103 more words

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Idaho Wants To Cover Up Dairy Farm Sex Abuse

“They are not unfeeling objects. And what animals feel matters very much as they try to negotiate their lives in a human-dominated and often abusive world, in which they are mere pawns in our incessant and obsessive attempts to control their lives for our and not their benefit. 

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