It’s pretty much the same old story we’ve heard a hundred times before. But it’s not going away. Time and again the media throw it up into the public’s face. No wonder raw milk is on a roll in America. Free publicity like you can’t believe.
You've gotta wonder what the government's repeated attempts to suppress raw milk does to people's attitudes towards their government. Photo by William J. Lizdas, captioned "Raw milk flows directly from the bulk tank to glass jars at the dairy farm of Kay and Wayne Craig."
Well sure they quote the government naysayers. But people are not stupid. I’ll bet fewer and fewer of them are still “drinking the kool aid”. Nope, they’ve switched — to raw milk!
This time our eternal story of raw milk’s popular appeal despite dire government warnings is by Rick Barrett of the Journal Sentinel. We found it at JSOnline, where it’s titled “Raw milk draws fans, despite being illegal to sell“:
“Some people drive a long way for a gallon of raw milk at Wayne Craig’s farm in New Holstein.
It’s one of a dozen or so dairy farms in the state openly providing unpasteurized milk to the public – a practice that regulators say is illegal and unsafe because the milk can carry pathogens capable of making someone very ill or even killing them. Continue reading