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Virginia Tech dairy farm move happening in next few months

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BLACKSBURG (WSLS 10) - Virginia Tech is moving it's dairy farm this year. It is a plan has been in the works for years and could happen within the next few months.

Construction is not finished yet.

The dairy farm is moving from Dairy Road to Kentland Farms at a cost of $14 million dollars.

The current location was completed in spring 2004.

The relocation is needed because of an expansion of the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center along Tech Center Drive and the expansion of the airport runway.

Virginia Tech says it will not affect dairy producers in Virginia.

You can read more about the

road changes here

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You can read more about the

relocation here

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Background and

FAQs here

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