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Sunday, April 15, 2018

Low sales prices, diminished demand souring future of dairy farms | Business | observer-reporter.com

Low sales prices, diminished demand souring future of dairy farms | Business | observer-reporter.com: The Minors and Grices became family dairy farmers at about the same time in Washington County – the mid-1970s.

Bev and Sam Minor grew up on area farms in the 1940s and ‘50s, and met as teens while showing cows at the Greene County Fair.

“Her dream was to marry a dairy farmer,” Sam said, chortling at the memory. He had other professional aspirations, though, and earned a bachelor’s degree at Penn State University while captaining the wrestling team.