A few weeks ago, we celebrated Mother’s Day here on the farm. I’ve been blessed with an awesome mom and always wish her a happy Mother’s Day every year, but since I live far away I wasn’t able to celebrate with her. Instead, I celebrated the holiday with the other “mothers” in my life: my cows. Actually, every day is mother’s day here at Cow Comfort Inn Dairy. We have a quote by W.D. Hoard posted at the farm that states, “Remember that this is the Home of Mothers. Treat each cow as a Mother should be treated.” This is to […]
Dairy farms have their own version of March Madness, but it has nothing to do with basketball or brackets. There are, however, bets – just not placed on basketball teams. Our bets consist of, “I bet it will be warmer tomorrow” or “I bet spring is finally here.” It is a good thing those bets were never placed with money because we would be broke!
I cannot wait to see my farm (or green grass for that matter) in the summer. It has been a long, cold winter here at Cow Comfort Inn Dairy. We chose Union Bridge, Md., to buy our dairy farm this past October because we thought it would be slightly warmer than our previous location, Lewisburg, Pa. We never expected our first winter to be like this.