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Abby
Growing up as a farmers daughter I learned a serious work ethic, appreciation for mother nature and a pure love of all animals. It was these things that got me through 8 years of College so I could return home a Cornell Graduated Veterinarian.
Abby
Growing up as a farmers daughter I learned a serious work ethic, appreciation for mother nature and a pure love of all animals. It was these things that got me through 8 years of College so I could return home a Cornell Graduated Veterinarian.
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As a FarmHer and RanchHer, it always amazing to me how I'm constantly "falling" into an Agvocate role....even at the doctors office!

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Farming for Wildlife

At Barrows Farm, we play close attention to the wildlife and natural activity of bugs, insects, wild turkeys, deer and more.

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Breeding Choices

We spent a great deal of time researching and thinking about how genetics can contribute into different aspects of the farm within our herd.

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It's not always easy

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Calving Season Complete

All the calves for Spring Calving have arrived. As a small farm, each of these animals has a spot within the future of our farm.

Cows Out!

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Cows Out!

When those barn doors open and the cows notice that the barn yard gate, shut to them all winter long, is swung wide open, It doesn’t take long; they’re off like yearlings sprung for the first time.

Friday Night Lights

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Friday Night Lights

Our Friday night didn't consist of dancing until dawn or headed to the local high school sports game. Instead our night consisted of flashlights, headlights and calf hide and seek.

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