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Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
Photo by Sydney Albert/The Daily Standard

More than 30 concerned citizens from Neptune to New Bremen sit in the Center Township Hall, discussing a proposed 4,500-head dairy farm northwest of Neptune. Speakers discussed how other communities had been affected by such large operations. Representatives from MVP Dairy LLC, VanTilburg Farms and McCarty Dairy, all involved in the proposed dairy, declined to attend.

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