For nearly 45 years, Lowell and Karen Piper have operated one of the most progressive dairies in the state of Maine. Today, 550 cows are milked three times a day at Piper Farm LLC in Embden, which runs along the Kennebec River.
Since 1968, the Pipers have worked the same land that Lowell’s parents purchased in 1948. While Lowell grew up working alongside his father and always knew he’d follow in his footsteps, Karen married into the industry.
“I didn’t know much about dairying...Read More