Farmer Michael Schmidt makes his case to the media at Queen's Park
This is the text of raw milk farmer Michael Schmidt’s presentation to the media December 10, 2008 at Queen’s Park, Toronto:
Over 25 different publicly funded officials as I will explain are involved in an apparent criminal conspiracy in contravention of Section 465.(1) sub D of the Criminal Code of Canada. Continue reading
A bright idea dawns at the Ontario legislature at Queen's Park.
Here’s part of a story from Diana Mehta, of GlobeandMail.com, reporting on yesterday’s Queen’s Park press conference with farmer Michael Schmidt and MPP Randy Hillier:
“An Ontario farmer’s drive to legalize the sale of unpasteurized milk direct to the consumer is being backed by a proposed private member’s bill to be announced at Queen’s Park today.
Michael Schmidt, 54, has been selling raw milk direct to buyers from a farm near Owen Sound for more than 20 years – a practice forbidden under Canadian laws. Continue reading