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    Zwart Wit (Black White)

    Episode 48: Sita van Keimpema

    First aired: Friday, 30 October 2015 at 18.32 hours

    In this episode of Zwart Wit: Sieta van Keimpema, chairman of the Dutch Dairymen Board, interest group for the interest of dairy cattle farmers. She recounts her childhood dream to become a teacher, talks about how she became a farmer and what her life looks like now a days.

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    But can the Dutch Dairymen Board (DDB), turn the tide? Keimpema became a conference tiger with a full agenda. In the capitals of Europe she speaks with great passion to packed houses, trying to pierce her message to politicians in The Hague and Brussels.

    Website: http://www.ddb.nu/ddb-over-ons/

    About this program:

    A good conversation in Zwart Wit. Interesting, controversial and fascinating.

    Jan van Friesland has a long TV career and therefore extensive experience in the world of television. His career began for him in 1981 with Koos Postema. In the past 30 years he worked among others on programs such as Klasgenoten, Jongbloed en Joosten, Sonja, Achter het Nieuws, Buitenhof, Van Dis and NOS Journaal.

    All the guests of the program Zwart Wit have their own story. A story has always two sides. In Zwart Wit these different sides are going to be discussed.