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Wi. Ag Secretary on June Dairy Month and Wi. Dairy

by Mike Austin

June is Dairy Month and that is a big deal here in America's Dairyland. Even though Wisconsin no longer is the nations' top milk producer the state it is America's Cheeseland producing over 600 varities types and styles of cheese. To kick off the month i spent time with State Secretary of Agriculture Ben Brancel to get a status report on what is a $26.5 billion dollar industry in the state.