Raw Milk – As Good as Cash on the Homestead

Most people feel that having a family cow might mean too much milk.  For a smaller family, one option would be to go with a family cow such as a Dexter that does not produce as much as a Jersey.  It is also a miniature but it produces about 1 1/2 to 2 gallons a […]

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The Family Cow – Timeline Q & A

If you are considering a family cow, here are a few timeline questions that I thought would be helpful. At what age can a cow be bred?  13 – 17 months of age When does a cow start to give milk?  After a calf is born Does a cow ever stop giving milk?  About 2 […]

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