The Dorey Family-Dairy Farmers in Henrico

Address

2999 Darbytown Road
Henrico, VA

Geo Coordinates

37.469328,-77.336243

Description

Dairy Farming became the new agricultural industry in Henrico County during the period following the Civil War. As early as 1880, there were 2,181 milk cows in the county. By the early 20th century, agriculturists boasted Henrico as the “Dairy County of Virginia.”

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