The author is a third-generation dairy farmer from Oregon where she
farms in partnership with her husband and parents. As a mother of two
young boys who round out the family run operation as micro managers,
Darleen blogs about the three generations of her family working together
at Guernsey Dairy Mama.
Abiqua Acres Mann's Guernsey Dairy is currently home to 90 registered Guernseys and recently transitioned to a robotic milking system.
While city cousins may think we just rolled out of bed, nothing could be further from the truth on the farm. I think we can all agree that dairy farming goes beyond being just an occupation. It's a lifestyle...
Learning is a lifelong process and the Young Dairy Leaders Institute helped speed up that process. Today, I hop on a plane to finish Phase III of the Young Dairy Leaders Institute in sunny Phoenix, Arizona....