Keeping a Milk Cow

Here’s a good, old farmer bulletin from the U.S.D.A.  Click on on the cover image to open up the file. WM

Milking Dexters

Three years ago, we decided to stop milking Jersey cows.  It was partly because of my work schedule, but also partly because of the unnecessary difficulty keeping a quality Jersey bull for breeding and figuring what to do with older cows who were not worth butchering.  We looked into starting a herd of Dexters–and what … Read more