“When might it be punishable to report a criminal activity? When it takes place inside a poultry warehouse, slaughterhouse, or on a cattle feedlot. That’s the upshot of a new wave of so-called “ag-gag” bills passed in state legislatures around the nation, the latest of which, AB 343, was introduced in California last month. Continue reading
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“A search warrant was executed by health officials last week at the Chilliwack dairy farm at the centre of the raw milk controversy in B.C.
Nothing was seized during the Aug. 25 search, but Fraser Health Authority spokesman Roy Thorpe-Dorward said photographs of the farm on Prairie Central Road are being reviewed to determine if a permanent court injunction issued last year against distribution of raw milk is being obeyed by the current farm owner. Continue reading
Raw milk picture post from court house in New Westminster B.C. where Alice Jongerden faced contempt charges
Michael Schmidt has been in B.C. attending the contempt of court trial of Alice Jongerden, former agister of Home on the Range raw dairy in Chilliwack. Michael has since taken over the cowshare farm and renamed it “Our Cows”. He sends these photos and this brief report, from yesterday at the courthouse in New Westminster:The hearing into the contempt charges of Alice continued without a ruling by the Judge. Continue reading