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The Raw Milk Debate, Continued…

Just thought you might be interested in this blog post about the CDC’s data about raw milk: http://www.thecompletepatient.com/journal/2012/2/22/hey-when-raw-milk-data-dont-go-your-way-try-some-gymnastics.html The author, David Gumpert, was one of the panelists at a Raw Milk Debate at Harvard University last week. Here is also a youtube link to that debate if you have time to listen to it: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLRdihFi6gw […]

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 […]

Raw-Milk Eggnog

  The holidays are almost here, and I am relieved to be finished running around in preparation.  My holiday shopping doesn’t revolve around shopping malls though, it is primarily about food!  Today I made the journey to my local health food store to fight the crowds for my weekly grocery shopping and other holiday items. […]

The Raw Milk Experiment, Part II

  Ok, so the curiosity finally got to me.  I’ve dipped my toes in with a tiny tastes here and there (see The Raw Milk Experiment, Part I), but I was never going to find out how I truly react to raw milk without buying a bottle and actually drinking it.  So one day when […]

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 […]