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The 2021 Dairy Cow Birthing Center at the Great NYS Fair

A traditional end of the summer ritual in New York State might look something like this: back to school shopping, sleeping in, staying up late for a few more days, boating on a nearby lake, and most importantly, a trip [...]

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Top 10 Things Farmers want the Public to Know

NYAAC works directly with NY farmers on a daily basis. We often talk with farmers about the perception and presumptions that the public and non-farming community have about farmers and the impact that agriculture has on [...]

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Why Don't Cows Need Coats?

As you drive through the countryside during this chilly season, you may be wondering why the cows out in the pasture or standing in the outdoor paddock aren’t all bundled up…? You may even feel sad for them, [...]

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Caring for our Cows During the Cold Season

Remember the last time it was bitterly cold and snowing? Think about how many layers of clothing you or your children had to wear while being outside? Now, imagine yourself as a farmer and not only worrying about the [...]

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Christmas Morning for a Farm Kid

The night before Christmas was always celebrated with extended family at my great aunt’s home. We would play games with our cousins and take photos in our new Christmas pjs in front of the tall skinny Christmas [...]

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