Cows http://www.kunc.org en Changing Dairy Industry Leaves Some Farmers In The Dust http://www.kunc.org/post/changing-dairy-industry-leaves-some-farmers-dust <p>Donnie Davidson’s family has been producing bottled milk in Holden, Mo., since the 1930s. But the 63-year-old farmer decided to sell his herd of 50 milking cows in November after the roof on one of his barns collapsed from last winter’s snow.</p><p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson & Harvest Public Media 53978 at http://www.kunc.org Changing Dairy Industry Leaves Some Farmers In The Dust Colorado Prison Has Buffalo Milk On Lockdown http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-prison-has-buffalo-milk-lockdown <p>Past the razor-wire fences, beyond huge metal gates, behind thick walls, you’ll find one of the most unique dairies in the country.</p><p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 11:50:21 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 49139 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Prison Has Buffalo Milk On Lockdown Cows Help Repair Land Damaged by Coal Mining http://www.kunc.org/post/cows-help-repair-land-damaged-coal-mining <p>An effort is underway in the far reaches of Pitkin County, to repair damage from an abandoned mine.</p><p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 14:53:14 +0000 Marci Krivonen 33634 at http://www.kunc.org Cows Help Repair Land Damaged by Coal Mining How African Cattle Herders Wiped Out An Ancient Plague http://www.kunc.org/post/how-african-cattle-herders-wiped-out-ancient-plague Twice in all of history, humans have managed to eradicate a devastating disease. You've heard of the first one, I suspect: smallpox. But rinderpest?<p>That's a German word for "cattle plague" a feared companion of cattle throughout history. When outbreaks occurred, as in Europe of the 1700s or Africa in the 1880s, entire herds were wiped out and communities went hungry. Fri, 14 Sep 2012 14:10:00 +0000 Daniel Charles 33633 at http://www.kunc.org How African Cattle Herders Wiped Out An Ancient Plague