Snider Homestead Farm
Family Members: Aaron and Amy Gable, and their children, Bella and Blaire
Number of Milking Cows: 140
How long have you been involved in dairy farming?
Aaron has been involved on Snider Homestead farm his entire life. He has been working on the farm full time for 15 years. I grew up on Trotacre farm in Enon Valley, Pa. and has farmed with Aaron since their marriage, seven years ago.
What inspired you to become a dairy farmer?
We love the cows and had a desire to keep Aaron’s family farm going.
What’s your favorite part about being a dairy farmer?
Being able to work with beautiful Guernsey and Holstein cows. Also being able to see our daughters often throughout the day is special!
Share your favorite farm family memory.
Bringing our daughter, Bella, to the barn for the first time. She was not sleeping well at home, so we brought her to the dairy farm. The sound of milking machines helped sooth her to sleep. Happy baby, happy mommy!
Questions answered by Aaron Gable.