Mini Cows Mean Big Business For Nebraska Farmers

From a distance this may seem like an ordinary cow but once you walk up beside it you realize it’s a little bit smaller and it makes you want to ask, “Hey cow! Why are you so small?”
The answer? These are a special breed of miniature cows called Mini Herefords.
Ali and Kenny Petersen have been breeding these cows for the past 16 years.
But why mini cows?
“Smaller cows are easy to deal with than standard size cows. They eat less, take up less space, they’re easy around the handler and your typical American these days is wanting a smaller steak,” tells Ali Petersen.

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