Tag Archives: blue bus

Rebel Rebel — preparing their future

At the Blue Bus:

Thanks to Elise for sending us a photo of this charming duo.

And at the Queen’s Park rally yesterday afternoon: Continue reading

1 Comment

Filed under News

Despite court ruling, raw milk farmer Michael Schmidt won’t back down

From Jayme Poisson, in the Toronto Star:

Photos from the slide show on the Toronto Star website.

“Aboard the big blue school bus, raw milk devotees line up with canvas bags. They pick salami, homemade organic cinnamon rolls and jars of crabapple jelly off makeshift shelves along the windows.

“So, back to square one again,” says Maria Theresia to fellow raw milk drinker Melanie Nason. The women are waiting to pick up their glass jars of milk. Continue reading

8 Comments

Filed under News

Raw milk news conference at the blue bus at 4:00 pm Tuesday in Thornhill

Michael Schmidt and his cowshare members raise a toast to food freedom at today's news conference at the blue bus where the members come to get their milk on Tuesdays in Thornhill.

With news of the postponement of the announcement of the verdict being given just an hour and 40 minutes ahead of the time for which the verdict was promised, there wasn’t time to reschedule the planned news conference. Although notice of the change in date of the announcement was sent out to media in advance of the event, several reporters and photographers showed up anyway and listened to Michael Schmidt’s state of the raw milk address. Continue reading

2 Comments

Filed under News

Michael Schmidt’s Glencolton Farms, Cow Share Canada, at Feast of Fields

Feast of Fields is an annual event, organized by Organic Advocates, to showcase organic food culture in the Greater Toronto Area. Michael Schmidt’s raw milk blue bus was there as usual, along with representatives from Cow Share Canada. The weather was perfect for this year’s Feast of Fields, which took place yesterday at Cold Creek Conservation Area near Bolton Ontario:

A beautiful display table flanked by the latest incarnation of "the blue bus", at Feast of Fields.

Continue reading

1 Comment

Filed under News

New Gen 5 raw milk blue bus now in service on routes to Richmond Hill

From Michael Schmidt:

New blue bus (left) is painted New Holland blue while old blue bus (right) was Ford tractor blue.

Continue reading

5 Comments

Filed under News

New Glencolton Farms raw milk blue bus ready to roll for Tuesday July 19th

More pictures from raw milk farmer Michael Schmidt;

On your mark, get set...

Continue reading

1 Comment

Filed under News

New raw milk blue bus is being made

This just in from raw milk farmer Michael Schmidt:

Michael Schmidt (in the middle) with the painting crew Pat and Jeff. The new blue bus begins to emerge. What a team. Will we see the new blue bus this Tuesday down in Richmond Hill?

2 Comments

Filed under News