Jaxie Dahl, 7
Jaxie Dahl, 7
              Jaxie Dahl, 7    
First grade
When do you do chores? I do chores at night and sometimes in the morning.
What is your favorite chore and least favorite chore? I like doing calf chores because I love the calves and everything about them. I do not have a least favorite chore. I like it all.
What is your favorite animal on your farm? My favorite calf doesn’t have a name yet, but she has a pink jacket. I like how she acts, and I like to snuggle with her. My favorite cow is 140. She is 9 years old and is nice. She lets me lay on her. I also have a few favorite heifers – Prissy, Gem, Gracie and Gingy. They are the friendliest of all our heifers.
What is your favorite subject in school? I like doing crafts. They are fun.
What is something you have learned in school recently? Telling time, counting money and reading.
What do you want to be when you grow up? A dairy farmer and a horse trainer.
If you had a farm, describe what it would look like. I would have horses, chickens, dairy cows and guinea hens. I would also have red, green, orange and purple tractors. I would have a milking barn, a dry cow barn and heifer barn. They would all be red.
What is your favorite dairy treat? Milk and strawberry yogurt.
What is your favorite game to play at home/on the farm? Riding bike, and playing hide and seek.

Cashton Dahl, 7
First grade
When do you do chores? I do chores at night and sometimes in the morning.
What is your favorite chore and least favorite chore? My favorite chores are driving skidloader with Dad and riding in the tractor with Dad because I like equipment. My least favorite chore is caring for the calves because I would rather do stuff with Dad.
What is your favorite animal on your farm? Our two dogs, Tillie and Dozer. Tillie is 3 years old, 150 pounds and is a Mastiff and Dane mix. Dozer is 2 years old, 120 pounds and is a Mastiff.
What is your favorite subject in school? I like math because I like counting numbers. I also like reading and doing crafts.
What is something you have learned in school recently? We are learning about counting money.
What do you want to be when you grow up? A dairy farmer.
If you had a farm, describe what it would look like. I would have 30 chickens, eight guinea hens, 15 horses, 200 dairy cows, 20 pigs, 10 cats and three dogs. I would also have a combine, haybine, corn planter, bean planter and 60 tractors that are green, blue, yellow, orange and red. I would milk my cows with robots.
What is your favorite dairy treat? Mint chocolate chip ice cream.
What is your favorite game to play at home/on the farm? I like helping Dad, riding my bike and playing like America ninja warriors in the calf barn.


Bricker Dahl, 5
Preschool
When do you do chores? Sometimes in the morning and at night.
What is your favorite chore and least favorite chore? My favorite chore is when I get to help Dad haul square bales and round bales. I also like to haul manure in the tanker with our tractor, Big Red. I don’t like putting toys away outside.
What is your favorite animal on your farm? I like our horse, Moonshine, because I like to take care of him. I also like our pet steer, Norman. He is a half miniature longhorn and half miniature shorthorn that is 12 years old. I also like Orange Kitty and Curious, who is Orange Kitty’s baby.
What is your favorite subject in school? Learning how to write letters.
What is something you have learned in school recently? Circling the highest and the lowest number.
What do you want to be when you grow up? I want to be a dairy farmer.
If you had a farm, describe what it would look like. It would look like our farm. I would buy 69 more cows and a big tractor with 500 HP. I would also have 10 dogs and 20 cats along with pigs that I would buy a pen to put mud in.
What is your favorite dairy treat? Cherry flavored ice cream with a cherry on top. I also like yogurt.
What is your favorite game to play at home/on the farm? I like to ride my bike, play on the swing set and play on the sand pile.