In the past 25 years alone, the number of dairy farms in Massachusetts has declined by more than 77%! Low farm milk prices and rising costs of production, including skyrocketing energy costs, taxes and health care costs have forced local farm families out of business. We’ll talk with two local dairy farmers, Mapleline Farm in North Hadley, MA and Belden Luther Inc. in North Hatfield, MA, as well as Phil Korman from CISA to get some perspective.