Hermann is known as a "cow whisperer" and so I was not surprised to whisper and creep across the Uria chill-out area of the Swabian Alb, where calves stay with their mothers and ear tags are parked in the attic rather than on the animal. But exactly this dispute is currently entering a new round, the dormant proceedings have reopened. They are tough the Maiers, for decades! Story for "Die ZEIT". Have a look -> Uria