Mower Co. Sheriff: Owners Of 22 Cows Found Dead Were In 'Dire Straits'The Mower County Sheriff's Office has a gruesome case on its hands after 22 dairy cows were found dead in a barn. The grisly discovery was made a couple of weeks ago in Racine Township, which is just east of Austin, Minn.
Minn. Farmer Cited After 22 Dairy Cows Found DeadMower County authorities say 22 dairy cows have been found dead in a barn of apparent starvation, and a farmer has been cited. Mower County Attorney Kristen Nelsen says the animals were found in February, but the citation wasn't issued this week because of "extenuating circumstances" involving the owners. Sheriff Terese Amazi says the 52-year-old man and his 75-year-old father were in a serious car crash recently.
At Least 50 Cows Killed In Barn FireAt least 50 cows were killed in a barn fire in Spring Hill Township, Minn. early Friday morning.
Rising Milk Prices Milking PocketbooksMilk does a body good but it may not be doing the same for your pocketbook.