The Pierce County Herald reports on a new legislative initiative in support of raw milk, from Madison Wisconsin:
“MADISON – Less than a year after a bill allowing it was vetoed, raw milk sales are back on the agenda at the Capitol.
State Senator Glenn Grothman is taking another kick at the milk pail, offering legislation to allow for on farm sales of unpasteurized, or “raw” milk. “The last time we did pass this bill, but Governor Doyle vetoed it,” said the West Bend Republican. Continue reading
A cartoon and a column from Phil Hands in the Wisconsin State Journal:
Cartoon by Phil Hands, from the Wisconsin State Journal
“A month ago, I would have told you comparing the raw milk ban to prohibition was silly. That was before government officials starting raiding family dairy farms that were selling the unpastuerized milk to willing customers….” Continue reading