Cow of the Week: Sweet Pepper Black Francesca


2/11/2013 8:39 AM

This week’s cow is Sweet Pepper Black Francesca. She was named grand champion of the International Ayrshire Show at the 2012 World Dairy Expo. The 5-year-old cow is owned by Beverly Donovan of Benton, Maine.. No stranger to the colored shavings, Sweet-Pepper Black Francesca was the 2010 grand champion and the 2011 reserve grand champion.

 Have a cow you would like to nominate for “Cow of the Week?” Send a photo and a paragraph about the nominated cow. Include owner’s name and hometown with the information to Charlene Shupp Espenshade,

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