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December 20, 2017

FDA Antibiotic Test Requirement Threatens to Cut Raw Milk Supply in Pennsylvania

Controversial antibiotic test requirements imposed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will be going into effect next month in Pennsylvania. According to the Pennsylvania […]
December 11, 2017

Pride & Joy Creamery Closes Down Raw Milk Operation

For the past 10 years Allen and Cheryl Voortman of Pride and Joy Creamery in Granger, Washington, have produced high quality raw milk that has benefited […]
December 1, 2017

Michael Schmidt out on Bail; Moving Forward with Appeal of Conviction

On November 22 Durham Ontario dairy farmer Michael Schmidt was granted bail and released from serving a 60-day jail sentence pending the farmer’s appeal of a […]
November 19, 2017

FDA Files Lawsuit to Seize Healthy Food

On October 19, 2017, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) filed a complaint with a federal district court in Kansas to seize and condemn […]
October 24, 2017

The Wholesome Meat Act Hustle

This month the Maine Legislature held an emergency session, a move partly due to a threat from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to shut […]
September 29, 2017

Michigan MDARD’s Farewell Present to Mark Baker

This past June heritage breed hog farmer Mark Baker announced that he was getting out of commercial farming and would be moving to a smaller farm […]
August 30, 2017

Michigan Raw Dairy – How One Consumer Made an Impact

Michigan raw dairy consumers and producers owe Mike Lobsinger a debt of gratitude. Lobsinger, a retired businessman and leaseholder in a herd lease arrangement, along with […]
August 14, 2017

Making a Difference in Tennessee

The story of Michele Reneau serves as an example of how a consumer can make an impact in advancing freedom of food choice. Reneau, who along […]
August 4, 2017

Montana Becomes 43rd State to Legalize Raw Milk Distribution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FALLS CHURCH, VA—August 1, 2017—Montana has become the 43rd state to legalize raw milk distribution, doing so through a method that no other state […]