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Thu December 19, 2013

90-Mile View: Dairyman Looks To New Zealand Model

Eric Neill discusses his dairy operation, located in Cass County, Mo.
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We’ve been keeping abreast with dairy farmer Eric Neill out at his place in Cass County, Mo. Through drought and mud, searing heat and freezing cold, it’s never the same two years in a row for Neill and his family.

Thursday, Eric talks with host Steve Kraske about the options he's weighing to keep the dairy afloat, including his return to work and copying the New Zealand practice of hiring a "share milker."

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