News from St. Francis 8/19 – 8/26/18

Calving season raises a complex of memories. Wonderful memories of new life, young calves kicking up their hind legs as they test out their new bodies, and the instinctual maternal care of cows toward their young. Calving season also means cold and wet late winter weather, troubled births, weakened calves, and the lengths that farmers go to keep young life alive. Click here to read the complete newsletter.