A Trip To A Farm:

I recently took the afternoon off and went on Parker and Trevor's field trip to a dairy farm in northern Illinois.

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Trevor is listening attentively to the milking process.


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Parker is excited about his trip to the farm.


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God Bless America !

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Look, a real farmer.

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The children are listening quite attentively as our guild told us about the milking process.



Here are a few interesting facts I learned about cows at the trip:

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A baby cow has no teeth.  However,  I did not volunteer to put my hand in her mouth.

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An individual cow generally eats 150 lbs of feed per day. 


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An engorged cow that needs to be milked.

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The milking machines.