What do we mean by grazing genetics??

What do we mean by grazing genetics??

We find that there are three keys to having a family milk cow that can graze efficiently, be healthy, and live a long full life.  They are 1) genetics, 2) well developed rumen, and 3) proper diet. 1) Genetics Believe it or not, our American dairy cows have been bred...
Why do we raise our calves on REAL milk?

Why do we raise our calves on REAL milk?

When we started this journey, we were appalled to learn that most farms feed their babies formula.  We hesitatingly followed the recommended program with the exception that we used non-medicated everything.  The first few trips into the farm store, they would ask us...
Why do we drink raw milk!?

Why do we drink raw milk!?

People ask me why we drink raw milk.  I will tell you our story.  Adam and I grew up drinking raw milk, he grew up Amish and they almost all drink milk right off of the farm, (yikes, and they’re still alive!  and we were poor with 5 children and more land than...