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Raw Milk News

May 24, 2011
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Raw Milk News

I ran across some recent raw milk news and thought I would post a few links pertaining to fresh milk in the news.  Raw Milk:  Don’t make a federal case out of it:    “Still, this is an awful lot of energy and manpower to invest in a seemingly minor matter. It’s one thing to require…

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Great Raw milk Op-Ed from Humbolt County California

August 27, 2010
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http://www.times-standard.com/othervoices/ci_15857541

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Raw Milk Vs. Conventional Milk Experiment

July 30, 2010
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Raw Milk Vs. Conventional Milk Experiment

I ran across this blog post that I thought would be of interest to our readers: A Tale of Two Calves.  One calf was fed raw milk and the other calf was fed conventional pasteurized milk.  Check it out here! The differences in these two calves is really amazing.  We’ve seen a similar pattern here…

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Drinking raw milk while pregnant ??

July 30, 2010
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Drinking raw milk while pregnant ??

Contrary to what many people believe, all milk is not created equal!   After using conventional milk, pasteurized organic milk, pasteurized non-homogenized milk and raw milk and visiting a wide variety of dairy operations from conventional to grass-based as well as running our own small dairy operation, I can definitely say there is a huge difference. …

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Farm-to-Consumer Sues FDA Over Raw Milk Policies

February 25, 2010
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Farm-to-Consumer Sues FDA Over Raw Milk Policies

Going on the offensive, the Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund is bringing suit against the FDA.  Some may think, I’ve been a little hard on the government with my constant ranting against the “Raw Milk Nazis”.  But, I don’t know what else you call an organization that persecutes small farmers trying to make a living and…

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Milk Nazis Appeal Raw Milk Ruling

February 13, 2010
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Milk Nazis Appeal Raw Milk Ruling

A Toast to Michael Schmidt as he continues the Good Fight. (picture by DAVID COOPER/TORONTO STAR) Some governments don’t know when to stop.  Ah, but that is what we call tyranny isn’t it?  Citing that Judge “Kowarsky “erred in law” in ruling the public can opt out of provisions in the acts “through a private…

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Enslaving Third World Countries Through Dairy Stimulus – Part II

February 11, 2010
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Enslaving Third World Countries Through Dairy Stimulus – Part II

The Borrower is a slave to the lender The last post discussed this article touting the salvation of the Crudaros (Dairy farmers) in Uruguay, by stimulus money.  We will discuss where that money is coming from in the next edition and who is gaining control by loaning the money.  But first, we need to understand…

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Enslaving Third World Countries Through Dairy Stimulus – Part I

February 10, 2010
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Enslaving Third World Countries Through Dairy Stimulus – Part I

The Borrower is a slave to the lender This is going to be a little complicated, but bare with me and let me attempt to explain my thoughts on this article from Poverty News Blog, which quotes this source article, URUGUAY: Pulling Small Dairy Farmers Out of Poverty.  Let me get a few quotes to give you…

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Milk Nazis Shift Their Tactics in the War on Raw Milk

February 9, 2010
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Milk Nazis Shift Their Tactics in the War on Raw Milk

There is a preceptive piece from David Gumpert on The Grist.  David, of The Complete Patient, outlines the shift in tactics the government has been using to intimidate those who would “produce”, sell, or consume raw milk.  I don’t quote them below but he also gives a good outline of some of the major raw…

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Feed Corn, Winter Snow and Boyhood Farm Work

January 29, 2010
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Feed Corn, Winter Snow and Boyhood Farm Work

Feed corn, winter snow and boyhood farm work are beautiful sights!  The boys went up to a new feed store that just opened up in town.  They bought some bags of corn for $5.75 for a 50 lb bag.  They were doing good to get the trailer unloaded and the feed put away in the…

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Would You Like Raw Milk or rBGH Milk?…You Decide

January 23, 2010
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Would You Like Raw Milk or rBGH Milk?…You Decide

Milk Nazi Alert It’s funny how the Milk Nazi’s are on the war path against raw milk, but Monsanto gets a free pass.  Fox news completely ignored the research and “human health concerns” of rBGH Milk in favor of advertising dollars from Monsanto.  This 10 minute clip, from the original reporters,  tell the story of…

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Middle Tennessee Agrarian life in the Fall!

October 28, 2009
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Middle Tennessee Agrarian life in the Fall!

In case you have been wondering where we went…we’re still here.  I amazed at how busy life is.  Fall is already here in full swing and it is absolutely amazingly gorgeous outside.  Every year, I stand in awe at the amazing painting that appears. We have a lot of things coming up in the near future. …

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How to Make the Most out of Your Raw Milk

January 30, 2009
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How to Make the Most out of Your Raw Milk

One of the first things you learn as an agrarian, is that fresh raw milk is amazing!  It can multi-task like no other and I am only just beginning to learn the art of raw milk.  Here are some of the ways we have been using our milk: 1.)  Whole Milk:   First you have the…

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