All posts tagged "cows"
4 Dairy Questions Answered, From Antibiotics to Cow Tipping
Dairy farmer Linda Drendel answers questions from Chicago-area moms about antibiotics and hormones in milk and how she...
Marcoot Jersey Creamery Milks a Legacy
Seventh generation gives new life to Greenville family dairy farm.
“Cows I Have Known” Book
Enter throughout October for your chance to win an autographed copy of "Cows I Have Known" by William...
Blosom the Cow Sets the World Record
Blossom the cow was recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's tallest cow.
Western Illinois Farmer Creates ‘Maternity Ward’ for Cows
Kane Custom Calving in Western Illinois allows 350 to 550 cows to give birth on his farm each...
Farm Facts About Calves
Learn baby calf facts, including how much they weigh at birth and how many are born in Illinois...
Sledders, Cattle Gather Where the Illinois Prairie Slopes
Illinois’ biggest hills are often in cattle pastures, designated for grazing livestock - and they're great for sledding.
Udder Delight: Robots Rejuvenate Dairy Farm’s Milking Process
At one Southern Illinois dairy farm, cows are milked at their leisure, instead of the typical twice-a-day schedule.
Dairy Farm Fun Facts
Did you know? A cow is more valuable for its milk, cheese, butter and yogurt than for its...