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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. […]
July 4, 2013

Milk Is the Most Reported Undeclared Allergen in the Third Annual Reportable Food Registry Report

In May 2013, the FDA released its third annual Reportable Food Registry Report, for the twelve months ending September 27, 2012. The FDA requires food companies […]
June 20, 2013

Nevada Governor Vetoes Raw Milk Bill

On June 6, 2013, Governor Brian Sandoval vetoed a bill that would have legalized the sale of raw milk throughout the state of Nevada. Just prior […]
June 19, 2013

Opinion: If Tobacco and Alcohol Are Legal, So Too Should Be Raw Milk

Like other raw milk advocates across the country, Joy Martinson fervently believes that consumers should have the right to obtain natural foods directly from the farm […]
June 18, 2013

Maine Senate Approves Bill that Allows Farmers to Sell Small Quantities of Raw Milk

On June 5, 2013, the Maine Senate approved LD 1282, “An Act to Help Small Farmers in Selling Raw Milk and Homemade Food Products.” The bill […]
June 14, 2013

San Francisco Coffee Shop Soon to Start Serving Raw Milk

DRIP’D Coffee, an artisan coffee bar in San Francisco, is intent on being the first shop in the city to start serving up raw milk lattes […]
June 12, 2013

Update: Alice Jongerden Concludes 27 Day Raw Milk Fast

Earlier we shared a link to Alice Jongerden’s chronicles of her Raw Milk fast on The Bovine blog. Alice has since concluded her fast, after 27 […]
June 10, 2013

Possible Unequal Application of Law at Work among Maine Dairy Farmers

On the same day that Dan Brown, a Blue Hill dairy farmer, filed for bankruptcy following a legal injunction to stop selling raw milk and other […]