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Sara Haag gets some affection from a cow on her family's Centre Township dairy barn. | Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Sara Haag gets some affection from a cow on her family's Centre Township dairy barn. | Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

TMichael and Alicia Haag with their children Sara, 9, and Cody 7, as they prepare to be honored as Berks County Farm Family of the Year by the Reading Fair. | Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

TMichael and Alicia Haag with their children Sara, 9, and Cody 7, as they prepare to be honored as Berks County Farm Family of the Year by the Reading Fair. | Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Cody Haag, 7, does an impromptu dance in his family's dairy barn.  | Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Cody Haag, 7, does an impromptu dance in his family's dairy barn. | Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Royal Whites sheep.| Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY #sheep #goats #royal-white-sheep #farm #sheperd #farmer #berks-county

Royal Whites sheep.| Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY #sheep #goats #royal-white-sheep #farm #sheperd #farmer #berks-county

Lucas Wessner, 19, left, and Sam Summer, 19, monitor four goats being used a Hawk Mountain Sanctuary to controll invasive plants. "This was like Willy Wonka’s Chocolate factory for them," Summer said. | Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Lucas Wessner, 19, left, and Sam Summer, 19, monitor four goats being used a Hawk Mountain Sanctuary to controll invasive plants. "This was like Willy Wonka’s Chocolate factory for them," Summer said. | Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Griff Griffiths, 21, with one of four goats being used to control invasive weeds at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary.| Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Griff Griffiths, 21, with one of four goats being used to control invasive weeds at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary.| Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

A Good Scratch - Even cows love a good back scratch! This farm in Berks county, Pa. installed a back scratcher just for their cows to enjoy.

A Good Scratch - Even cows love a good back scratch! This farm in Berks county, Pa. installed a back scratcher just for their cows to enjoy.

Brown, Red and Orange - This Brown Swiss dairy cow stands out against a backdrop of fall foliage in Berks county, Pa.

Brown, Red and Orange - This Brown Swiss dairy cow stands out against a backdrop of fall foliage in Berks county, Pa.

Sketchbook, Feb. 6: A look at the Great Dane, the Pennsylvania state dog. #dog #Great_Dane

Sketchbook, Feb. 6: A look at the Great Dane, the Pennsylvania state dog. #dog #Great_Dane

A goat nibbles Japanese barberry, an invasive plant, at Hawk Mountain.| Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

A goat nibbles Japanese barberry, an invasive plant, at Hawk Mountain.| Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Ben Masemore returned to Berks County after a long absence to rent his uncle's Washington Township farm, where he raises sheep and goats.| Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Ben Masemore returned to Berks County after a long absence to rent his uncle's Washington Township farm, where he raises sheep and goats.| Reading Eagle - BERKSCOUNTRY

Researchers find way to produce spider silk with goat milk | BERKSCOUNTRY #goat #goat_milk

Researchers find way to produce spider silk with goat milk | BERKSCOUNTRY #goat #goat_milk

Today's sketchbook: A close-up look at the Eastern gray squirrel

Today's sketchbook: A close-up look at the Eastern gray squirrel

I got my first  Tenkara fly fishing outfit and when the weather warms up...off I go! #Tenkara #flyfishing

I got my first Tenkara fly fishing outfit and when the weather warms up...off I go! #Tenkara #flyfishing