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Dispute in Canadian court over raw milk

Toronto - In Canada a group of farmers are locked in a legal dispute with officials over the right to produce and sell raw (unpasteurized) milk.

Was it the raw milk? Several lawmakers sick after tasting a cup

Charleston - Lawmakers in West Virginia were celebrating the signing of a bill allowing for the sale of raw milk last week by drinking a cup of the milk from a local dairy. Within hours and days of consumption of the milk, many got sick.

E. coli outbreak linked to Organic Pastures raw milk

Fresno - A California dairy that sells USDA certified organic raw milk and other non-pasteurized dairy products is cooperating with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) in an investigation into an outbreak of E. coli linked to their products.

Raw milk linked to illnesses in California and Idaho

Dairies in two states have recalled all their raw milk products pending further investigations by the respective state health authorities because the products were linked to food-borne illnesses.

Raw milk safety decision expected in July

London - Raw milk has its detractors and advocates. Some argue it tastes better, others that it contains pathogenic bacteria and poses a health risk. In July, the U.K. government will make a decision.

Multiple raw milk product recalls in the U.S. this week

Contaminated raw milk and cream is in the news again this week, with two state's issuing recalls. A Washington state dairy and a Pennsylvania dairy are at the center of the recalls.

Raw milk or pasteurized? The debate over health concerns

The nearest thing to a real dairy cow for many Americans is what they see on TV commercials. Other than that, they know if they want milk, they can purchase it in a nice, clean container at the grocery store.

Campylobacter in Wisconsin dairy's raw milk nets suspension

Durand - A Pepin County, Wisconsin dairy has had its Grade A permit suspended for 30 days after being linked to an outbreak of Campylobacter that sickened dozens of athletes and coaches attending a football banquet in Durand, Wisconsin.

Australia could be facing raw milk ban

Ministers responsible for food safety in Australia and New Zealand met this past week, and expressed "extreme concern" over raw milk being sold as "bath milk" with the disclaimer that the product was "not for human consumption."

Bipartisan bills would lift restrictions on US raw milk sales

Responding to the rising thirst for raw, unpasteurized milk, 20 legislators from both parties have signed onto legislation that would curtail some of the federal government’s authority to stop the sale of raw milk to consumers.

Raw milk company sues the FDA

Organic Pastures, America’s largest raw milk dairy is to sue the FDA over the issue of distributing its unpasteurized milk across the U.S.

Ontario farmer found guilty of selling raw milk

Toronto - Ontario farmer Michael Schmidt was found guilty of selling raw milk, a decision which overturns his 2010 acquittal of the same charge. In response, he has started a hunger strike.

B.C. Supreme Court judges raw milk a health hazard

The issue of raw milk is one that pits farmers seeking the legal right to produce raw milk for consumers against health officials who claim raw milk is a health hazard.

Vindication for Ontario raw milk producer Michael Schmidt

Master farmer Michael Schmidt had faced 19 charges following a raid on his farm in 2006. Schmidt had been distributing raw milk.

Pennsylvania Issues Tainted Raw Milk Warning

Raw milk from Piney Ridge dairy farm in New Bethlehem, Clarion County, & Clark and Elaine Duncan’s farm in Meadville, Crawford County, after March 10 should be discard ed immediately due to the risk of Listeria Monocytogenes contamination,

Organic Crime: The Raw Milk Underground

Hey you, yeah you. Pssst. Over here. We've got some milk. Yeah, the good stuff. Unpasteurized. Shhh. Keep it down, the FDA is listening.
 

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A photo of a cow being milked on a dairy farm in Girgarre  Victoria.
A photo of a cow being milked on a dairy farm in Girgarre, Victoria.
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Raw milk can be contaminated with pathogens that will make you ill.
Raw milk can be contaminated with pathogens that will make you ill.
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A self service open 24/7 on Route 44 and Shunpike in Milbrook, NY.
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A Wisconsin dairy has had  its Grade A permit suspended for 30 days.
A Wisconsin dairy has had its Grade A permit suspended for 30 days.
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The number of cow shares, or farm shares has increased since 2012.
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