The Economics of Raw Milk

November 11, 2018

Raw Milk – Rx for Dairy Crisis

It's not too late; the legalization of raw milk sales could save some dairies.
October 15, 2018

North Carolina Lifts Herdshare Ban

This is the latest state to expand access to raw dairy -- more to come.
September 24, 2018

Massachusetts Governor Meddles With Raw Milk Bill

Having his cake and eating it, too: he vetoes bills & makes his own.
September 14, 2018

Virginia Ag Department Clarifies Policy on Herdshares

VDACS states in writing that it is currently taking a hands-off approach.
August 30, 2018

FSMA Food Safety Regs Going Local

FSMA Food Safety regulations will apply to home kitchen products sold.
August 3, 2018

The Planned Destruction of the American Dairy Farmer

Ex-dairy farmer Gerald Carlin reviews the history of the dairy industry.
June 28, 2018

Joel Salatin: Whole Milk Illegal in Schools — Say What?

A proposed bill would allow schools to serve whole, full-fat milk rather than skim milk.
May 25, 2018

It’s Time To Put Our Federal Meat Inspection Law Out To Pasture

Outdated regulations are hampering the beef meat industry . . . Last week, Sens. Mike Rounds (R-N.D.), John Thune (R-S.D.), and Angus King (I-Maine) introduced a bill that would allow meat processed in many state-inspected slaughterhouses and other state-inspected facilities to be sold across state lines.
April 26, 2018

High Stakes for Raw Milk in Wisconsin

Wisconsin organic dairy farmer Chaz Self is a face of the crisis confronting milk producers across the country. Self’s cooperative recently dropped him as a member, leaving him scrambling to find another buyer for the milk his farm, Grassway Organics, produces. Self could be making up for some of the lost sales by selling raw milk; Wisconsin law