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Duke Bernhard's 1825 Visit

Lafayette’s 1824-1825 ‘Friend of the Nation’ tour of America was the most sensational event of the decade. Lafayette went out of his way to pass through almost every state of the Union, in a giant loop starting in the Northeast, through the South, to New Orleans, upriver to St. 925 more words

Hamburg SC

VT Industries investing $21 million in hometown of Holstein, Iowa

HOLSTEIN, Iowa — With demand for its architectural doors surging, VT Industries officials explored potential expansion sites last year.

Source: VT Industries investing $21 million in hometown | Business | siouxcityjournal.com


Painting Cows

I love painting cows.

This jersey cow was my first attempt, she reminds me and my family of Cammie, our beloved cow growing up.

My husband and I both grew up on farms with cattle, so it was only natural that I started painting them. 152 more words

Sonny and Cher

My big man baby has a cold, so I put him down for a nap. I’ve got the house all to myself with peace and quiet. 899 more words


You're gunna miss this!

This past weekend my husband and I packed up our three kids and headed over the mountain for the annual Washington State Holstein Convention.   This year’s event was held at the Bellevue Hyatt, a gorgeous hotel, located in the midst of a tonne of amazing places to dine and shop.   1,049 more words

Little People

'Twas the Night Before Christmas at Fairmont Farm

Edited from Clement Clarke Moore’s Original

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the barns
It’s business as usual, on a dairy farm;

The stockings were hung by the parlor with care, 513 more words