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Door to Door Raw Milk Confiscations Begin

We recently got word that our cows are going to be confiscated and sold. I wonder if this is next on the agenda in Canada 🙁 What a waste of money and time when we should all really be putting more resources into what we can do about the Fukushima issue that is contaminating all the food along the West Coast (not to mention in Japan)

Udder nonsense: Raw-milk confiscations begin

Source: www.wnd.com

The founder of the Organic Pastures business in California is reporting that government health officials have begun tracking down the names and addresses of natural-foods customers and showing up at their homes, demanding to confiscate any raw milk they might have.

Open Letter to Global Cowshare Community

Open Letter to Global Cowshare Community

Hella Delicious is extending the use of this website to cowshare and food co-op members all over the world to be used as a community resource. The avatar hellaD was created in 2007 as a global representative for pure and unadulterated foods--including milk--and to support diverse traditional foo ...

Belo Horizonte’s (Brazil) Zero-Hunger Policy

Belo Horizonte’s (Brazil) Zero-Hunger Policy

This post is inspired by the ten year study Belo Horizonte has released on cell towers and cancer. Belo Horizonte is a city that is very actively concerned with their citizen's health and is a place I would love to visit and maybe even move to. I first heard of Belo Horizonte's zero-hunger food ...

One Farmers Perspective on the Raw Milk Debate

One Farmers Perspective on the Raw Milk Debate

Mike Guebert, a local small scale integrated livestock farmer who sells raw milk from his farm direct to the public shares his perspective on the safety and benefits of raw unpasteurized milk. According to data from the Center For Disease Control, there are an estimated 9 million people in the U ...

Raw Milk Reality: Is Raw Milk Dangerous?

Raw Milk Reality: Is Raw Milk Dangerous?

Source: Chris Kresser Raw Milk Reality: Is Raw Milk Dangerous? Back in February, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) published a study targeting raw milk as dangerous and unsafe for human consumption. The media jumped on it in typical fashion. You may have seen headlines like this: “ ...

Cow owners want right to choose

Cow owners want right to choose

Source: Langley Advance Dear Editor, I am concerned about food freedom, about a government holding onto archaic ideas, unwilling to have a conversation, do the studies (or hear them), and unwilling to allow its citizens (mature, reasonable adults) to decide for themselves. It is unaccep ...

Organic Watergate: USDA Sucks Cock of Big Agriculture

Organic Watergate: USDA Sucks Cock of Big Agriculture

Please excuse the language in the title but I have to say that is actually putting it lightly. It is truly disgusting just what the USDA will do for Corporate Agriculture despite being supposedly there to protect and support we the people's health. We need government that isn't so willing to rol ...

Study of Amish Children Proves Raw Milk Promotes Health, Boosts Immunity

Study of Amish Children Proves Raw Milk Promotes Health, Boosts Immunity

Source: Food Freedom News New study: Amish prove raw milk promotes health in children An international team of researchers recently confirmed that children who drink fresh milk–-unprocessed and unpasteurized-–have a better immune response to allergens and are far less likely to develop ...

Governor Malloy chooses biotech industry over people

Governor Malloy chooses biotech industry over people

Source: Institute for Responsible Technology The state of Connecticut was on the eve of a historic vote. With 90% of Connecticut residents in favor of GMO labeling, pre-vote tallies indicating that a bi-partisan majority of legislators were in favor of the bill, and an unprecedented awarenes ...

MIFEE: An Agribusiness Attack in West Papua

MIFEE: An Agribusiness Attack in West Papua

Source: West Papua Media PRESS RELEASE FROM awasMIFEE (April 25, 2012): Announcing the publication of a new report into a major land grab in West Papua. “An Agribusiness Attack in West Papua: Unravelling the Merauke Integrated Food and Energy Estate” is now online at: http://awasmifee ...