Photos from Michael Schmidt, who was at the rally yesterday:
Some 200 raw milk advocates rallied in downtown Minneapolis (Minnesota) Monday in support of farmer Alvin Schlangen. The rally took place outside the Hennepin County Courthouse. The farmer was charged with food code violations in connection with distributing unpasteurized milk.
Alvin Schlangen is not himself a raw milk producer. He distributes the milk through a private food club, from cows that are leased from Amish farmers.
Although Schlangen’s trial was scheduled to start Monday, it has since been postponed, maybe til next week….”