Despite its northern location, agriculture in
Producers tried to organize and create a cooperative that would buy, bottle and market their milk. But Alaska Dairy Producers Inc., never got off the ground. However, $650,000 in federal money earmarked for that project now sits waiting at the USDA Rural Development office for a new Alaskan project to fund.
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