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Dairy farm cow continues the tradition of Illini Nellie family

Dairy farm cow continues the tradition of Illini Nellie family

By Annabeth Carlson

April 21, 2014

A marked boulder lies on the lawn of the University’s Purebred Dairy Barn. Most days, hundreds of pedestrians and commuters unknowingly pass by the stone outside the Illinois Dairy Farm. But when a Brown Swiss cow posed next to it for a picture on April 13, she was standing beside the gravestone of ...