Hilly Burford is a character in Back at the Barnyard.
His main claim to fame is being the news anchor / reporter for Channel 8 News. Some of his other jobs include being the town's Santa Claus in "It's An Udderful Life," a judge on Do You Gots It?, host of a morning talk show with Jessica Allspice, and the host of the game show Trivia Cash-A-Ding-Dong.
Hilly is a humorous and joking news reporter and as a result, he is a news reporting legend and often provides some information and plot points for the episodes. He shouts a lot to add more humor to the series. He sometimes questions Jessica's jokes.
Hilly wears a news reporter outfit, has grey hair, and wears large glasses.
- The characterization of Hilly is loosely based on Will Ferrell's impersonation of longtime Chicago Cubs baseball announcer Harry Caray from Saturday Night Live.