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Sep 27, 2019 - A day on a dairy farm

One of the the nice experience in travelling about is stay with folks that participate in the Harvest Host organization. We join by paying $45 per year an can stay "for free" at various locations (many wineries and farms). I this case we parked at The Hansen Family Dairy Farm. Seven generations of farmers have been here (since 1864). They run a very elaborate operation: Growing corn and alfalfa (the feed), maintaining 300 cows (no bulls allowed), and processing the milk into many different dairy products, and running two retail outlets and...

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