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February 10, 2014

Raw Milk Bills Across the States: South Dakota, West Virginia, Maryland and Vermont

Rules and regulations pertaining to raw milk have been examined in several states over the past month. Here’s a roundup of what is happening across the […]
February 5, 2014

Dairy Farmer Michael Schmidt Back in Court February 5, 2014

On February 5, 2014, Canadian dairy farmer Michael Schmidt will be back in court to appeal his 2011 conviction of charges stemming from the sale of […]
January 27, 2014

Hearing for Maryland Cow Boarding Bill Scheduled for January 28, 2014

On Tuesday, January 28, 2014, there will be a public hearing on bill HB 3 “Raw Milk/Consumer-Owned Livestock,” which would reintroduce Maryland citizens’ right to engage […]
January 27, 2014

Op-Ed Points Out Raw Milk Is Not One of the Top 10 Most Dangerous Foods

One Oregon dairy producer wrote in to the Capital Press in defense of raw milk, pointing out that it is not considered one of the country’s […]
January 22, 2014

Illinois Dairy Work Group Disbanded

After months of tumultuous meetings and growing frustrations between raw milk dairy producers and representatives of the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), the Dairy Work […]
January 18, 2014

Small Dairies in South Dakota Decide to Stop Selling Raw Milk Due to New Regulations

On December 11, 2013, the South Dakota Department of Agriculture implemented new, stricter regulations on raw milk that has already forced at least one small dairy […]
January 10, 2014

Raw Milk Victory in Foxborough, MA

Sales of raw milk will continue in Foxborough, Massachusetts after the town’s Board of Health rejected proposed regulations that would ban the food. The Foxborough Board […]
January 7, 2014

Wisconsin Governor Unlikely to Sign Raw Milk Bill in January 2014

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is unlikely to sign the raw milk bill that was passed on November 12, 2013, according to statements he made during a […]
December 30, 2013

Farmers Discuss Benefits of Raw Milk at Upcoming Event in Sequim, WA

On Monday, January 6, 2014, dairy drinkers in the Sequim, Washington area will have a chance to hear the views of two local farmers on why […]