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Belties leaving the pasture Sunday

November 17, 2015 08:01:28 AM
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Breakneck Hill Farm will be moving the beloved herd off of conservation land this coming Sunday. They’ve invited the community to join them.

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SouthboroughBelties: Cows on the hill for the summer

June 4, 2015 04:30:00 PM
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In mid-May, the famous Belties moved over to their “summer home”.

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Photos: Family Farm Day at Breakneck Hill

November 8, 2010 04:45:02 PM

The weather was on the chilly side, and the sun stayed stubbornly behind the clouds, but still a good crowd turned out on Sunday to enjoy a family hike at 88-acre Breakneck Hill Conservation Land.

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Wanna buy a beltie?

January 12, 2010 04:21:17 PM
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Here’s your chance to own a piece of Southborough — a very big piece. One that moos.

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Cow pies: A split decision

November 4, 2009 04:07:03 PM

Sunday was the second annual Breakneck Hill Cow Fund Family Fun Run and Walk. You can find photos and more on the Southborough Belties website. When it came to the cow pie bingo contest, the appointed cow decided to make things interesting. From the Belties website: And we have a winner! Actually, four winners. Against […]

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Breakneck Hill cows in autumn

October 29, 2009 04:15:24 PM

Earlier this week I went to the Breakneck Hill Conservation Land to visit the cows. And what friendly cows they are! Many came right over to the fence to say hello. Lucky for me, they’re not camera shy either. Click on a thumbnail below to view as a slideshow. Remember, if you want to help […]

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Breakneck Hill Cow Fund Family Fun Run and Walk

October 23, 2009 12:21:47 PM

Run for the belties at the second annual Breakneck Hill Cow Fund Family Fun Run and Walk on Sunday, November 1. It’s a 4K race at the Breakneck Hill Conservation Land. Registration is $10 and all proceeds go to support Southborough’s beloved belties. There’s also a pie cow contest. Buy a square for $20 and […]

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Play poker, support the belties

October 7, 2009 02:58:04 PM

From the Southborough Belties blog: The Breakneck Hill Cow Fund is sponsoring a charity Texas Hold ‘Em poker tournament on November 21 at the Woodville Rod and Gun Club in Hopkinton. This will be a great way to raise the funds necessary to get the cows through the winter and have some fun in the […]

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The Running of the Cows

May 22, 2009 03:35:14 PM

I can’t think of a better way to kick off the holiday weekend than with this video. It’s a hoot … or maybe I should say a moo. Earlier this month the folks who take care of our beloved belties moved the cows from their winter home across the street to their pasture at the […]

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A fun way to help the Belties

October 20, 2008 10:48:00 AM

Belties at Breakneck Hill Farm. (Photo from southboroughbelties.org) You’ve heard of swimming with the dolphins, how about running with the cows? You’ll have your chance to do just that at the first annual Breakneck Hill Cow Fund Cross Country Race and Fitness Walk on November 9th. (Okay, you won’t exactly get to run with the […]

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Hay! It’s a tough time for cows, too

September 5, 2008 08:40:00 AM

Food costs are up for everyone, including the Belties. Farmer Paul Bourdon says the price of hay has risen 50% over last year, and they’re having a tough time making ends meet. Bourdon talks about the challenges in a video on boston.com. To learn more about Southborough’s Belties, including how you can help, vist their […]

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