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Local farmers on the Dairy Cliff

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FRANKLINVILLE, N.C. --- The "Dairy Cliff" refers to laws that are set to expire on Monday, and if they aren't renewed, it could cost consumers a significant amount of money .

The government has been subsidizing milk prices for years, as part of the annual Farm Bill, so if a new bill isn't proposed by January, the government could have to use an old pricing system which could make dairy prices double.