Archives for posts tagged ‘pasteurization’

Organic Pastures Raw Milk Recall – Real Threat Or Witch Hunt?

  This weekend I went to the farmers’ market and found the tent where I would buy raw milk from Organic Pastures Dairy completely empty. The woman who normally sells it had set up a table there and was explaining to customers that the dairy had been shut down by the California Department of Food and […]

The Raw Milk Experiment, Part I

  Guess what I tried at the farmers’ market yesterday.  For the first time I noticed someone selling raw milk and they were giving out samples.  I jumped on it.  Not that I was all that excited to drink milk again.  It has been many years since I’ve had it, after discovering I had a […]

Increasing Popularity Of Raw Milk

Hi all, well the growing demand for good old-fashioned straight-from-the-cow raw milk has caught the attention of the mainstream media in a favorable review on msn.com (click here).  The article discusses the difficulty of obtaining raw milk, which is perfectly legal to buy and consume anywhere in the U.S. but is illegal to sell in […]

Milk: It Does No Body Good

  If there is one staple that is promoted more than any other in the standard American diet, it is milk.  One of the greatest myths of our “food pyramid” is that we need to consume four servings per day of milk or other dairy products in order to be healthy.  In fact, Americans consume more […]