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Things You Didn’t Know You Didn’t Know About:


1. A cow can release 125 gallons of gas per day (mostly belches)
2. A cow will drink up to 50 gallons of water each day.
3. Humans and cows have the same gestation periods, about 9 months.
4. It takes about 350 squirts from a cows udder to make a gallon of milk.
5. A cow gives about 200,000 glasses of milk in her life.

Ben and Maureen Allnutt
Homestead Farm, 15604 Sugarland Road, Poolesville, Maryland 20837 301-926-6999