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August 29, 2013

Raw Milk Sales Now Legal in Arkansas

As of August 16, 2013, raw cow milk can now legally be sold in Arkansas. The new law allows for the sale of raw cow milk […]
August 21, 2013

Minnesota Farmer, Alvin Schlangen, Convicted in Second Trial

Alvin Schlangen, a Minnesota farmer who was charged with five criminal misdemeanors relating to the handling and distribution of food, was found guilty on August 15th […]
August 16, 2013

Minnesota Targets Neighborhood (Raw)Milkmen

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is cracking down on raw milk through the targeting of two farmers who have been supplying their communities with raw […]
July 31, 2013

Call To Action For Alvin Schlangen Trial

****CALL TO ACTION**** Please broadcast Criminal trial for peaceful farmer Alvin Schlangen August 13-15, 2013 11:00 am Stearns County Courthouse St. Cloud, MN Background:  The Minnesota […]
July 25, 2013

South Dakota Senator Voices Support for Raw Milk

Senator Phil Jensen, a Republican senator in South Dakota, penned an op-ed piece that has been published in The Argus Leader, pointing out how many of […]
July 10, 2013

Raw Dairy Helped My Infant Son Thrive

Before Julie V. became pregnant, she had been a vegan for over four years. About halfway through her pregnancy, Julie’s doctor expressed concern over her son’s […]
July 6, 2013

Vernon Hershberger to Appeal Verdict

Vernon Hershberger, the Wisconsin dairy farmer largely acquitted in May 2013 of four charges stemming from the sale of raw milk, plans to appeal the one […]
July 5, 2013

Proposed Wisconsin Legislation to Allow Sale of Raw Milk

New legislation that would allow Wisconsin farmers to sell raw milk directly to consumers is currently being drafted at the state capitol. The proposed bill would […]
July 4, 2013

Happy Birthday, Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund!

Today is the 6th birthday of Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund. Their mission is to promote wider consumer access to nutrient dense foods such as raw milk. […]