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Local dairy co-op wins award

Jan 20, 2011 7:35 pm

The New York State Agricultural Society just awarded Hudson Valley Fresh, 2011 business of the year. The dairy collective includes Taghkanic's Triple Creek Farm, Ancramdale's Tollgate Farm, and Walt's Dairy and Langdonhurst Farm in Copake, and five others. In this YouTube clip from CNN, Hudson Valley Fresh founder Sam Simon from Plankenhorn Farm in Dutchess County explains why the struggling dairies needed to band together to survive.