Even rain could not damper the fun

By John L. Braese

The Enterprise

OWYHEE RESERVOIR – Charlie, the Holstein steer, stood quietly in the drizzling rain.

A crowd of Adrian fifth-grade students listened to how a cow’s stomach was actually one organ with four chambers.

After donning plastic gloves extending to their shoulders, the students stepped up on a milk crate next to Charlie and placed a hand inside the cow’s stomach.

Charlie took the probing without so much as a flinch.

The exercise was just one event as fifth grade students from around the county and even from Boise participated in Field . . .