The Craswell family has operated the Crasdale Farm in Hunter River since 1850. More recently, in 2014, they built a no-stall, parlour-style dairy barn, with a robotic milker and an automated feeding system.
Here are some funny things to know about cows from some of the people who know them best — P.E.I. beef farmer Kurt Duncan of Cornwall and dairy farmer Bloyce Thompson from Frenchfort.
Veteran dairy farmer describes this as the toughest growing season in 42 years
With restaurants across Canada and the U.S. shut down in the COVID-19 pandemic, the P.E.I.-based dairy ADL is having to deal with a marketplace that has been 'disrupted overnight.'
With the closure of restaurant dining rooms during the COVID-19 pandemic cutting into demand, P.E.I.'s dairy farmers have reduced production.