Cows feed on hay at the Floriano dairy outside Merced on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. In 2015, Merced County was the No. 2 dairy-producing county, making more than 15 percent of the state’s milk, according to the California Department of Food and Agriculture.
Cows feed on hay at the Floriano dairy outside Merced on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. In 2015, Merced County was the No. 2 dairy-producing county, making more than 15 percent of the state’s milk, according to the California Department of Food and Agriculture. Brianna Calix bcalix@mercedsun-star.com
Cows feed on hay at the Floriano dairy outside Merced on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. In 2015, Merced County was the No. 2 dairy-producing county, making more than 15 percent of the state’s milk, according to the California Department of Food and Agriculture. Brianna Calix bcalix@mercedsun-star.com

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