Carl and Paula Sandburg and Champion Toggenburg

USA - North Carolina - Carl and Paula Sandburg

 

Carl Sandburg Home Hational Historic Site
Flat Rock, North Carolina
Carl and Paula Sandburg with World Champion Toggenburg.  Carl Sandburg referred to his wife a “a champion breeder of a champion.”  Internationally recognized as a dairy goat breeder, Mrs. Sandburg raised several champion goats.  The most famous was Jennifer II.  In 1960, Jennifer broke the World Toggenburg record for milk production when she produced 5,750 pounds of milk in one year.

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