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Hi-tech farming

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Derwin Clow has 50 cows producing milk in his dairy barn in Freetown.
   
These cows wear pedometers and microchips help determine their level of feed.
   
Matt talked to him about this new technology, and about the business of farming during a recent visit to the farm.

We begin with a tour of the facility.

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Since the announcement that Canada is joining negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership the future of the country's supply management system has been called into question. Derwin Clow says the system works.

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Derwin Clow is using some high-tech help to his operation. He has a set of eyes on the barn even if he is on vacation.

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