FDA

May 18, 2016

Raw Milk Dairy Under Investigation

A Pennsylvania Raw Milk Dairy Under Investigation by government agencies? The raw milk dairy under investigation is Miller’s Organic Farm in Pennsylvania, which we wrote about […]
August 31, 2015

Is the FDA Quietly Beginning a Campaign Against Raw Milk Cheese?

Maybe it is because it is considered “artisanal” or maybe because it is camouflaged in grocers’ coolers among other cheeses but, for whatever reason, unpasteurized cheeses […]
September 30, 2014

Is the FDA Falling Behind Other Countries in Raw Milk Run?

In July 2014, the United Kingdom’s Food Standards Agency released a report on raw milk that took into account the opinions of over 100 raw milk […]
September 20, 2014

Popular Wisconsin Raw Cheese Producer Stops Production

In August, Wisconsin-based Rush Creek Reserve announced it would stop making its popular raw milk cheese, due to uncertainty over pending FDA regulations related to raw […]
September 13, 2014

FDA bans French cheeses

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently moved to prohibit the sale of cheeses people have happily made and consumed for millennia.  The agency claims […]
August 30, 2013

Farmers Predict Food Safety Laws Will Put Small Farms Out of Business

The FDA is currently in the process of finalizing a new set of food safety laws, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), which some farmers predict […]
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 […]
May 3, 2013

Got Diet Milk? Dairy Industry Petition to FDA Sparks Consumer Outrage

The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) and the National Milk Producers Federation have petitioned the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to drop its requirement that dairy […]