Ideal Small Farm Cows: Dexter Cattle

MOTHER's staff discovers a little-known but productive small-farm cow: Dexter cattle. These cows are a perfect project for children, produce quality milk and are a hardy breed that will thrive on a smaller homestead.

Lucy Werner of Lake County, Illinois, shows off her prize-winning Dexter cow, Princess Pride.
Lucy Werner of Lake County, Illinois, shows off her prize-winning Dexter cow, Princess Pride.
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