"If people let the government decide what food they eat and medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as souls under tyranny." - Thomas JeffersonGarden State Raw Milk - Campaign To Legalize The Sale of Raw Milk in New Jersey

Raw Milk In The News

Raw Milk Debates Underway in Several States (not only NJ)

from Food Safey News, February 6, 2012

Sponsors of New Jersey Raw Milk Bill Start Over 

from Food Safey News, January 17, 2012 

Got (Raw) Milk? NJ's Suprising Split Over Pasteurization

Local coverage of the Senate Committee Hearing on December 12, 2011

NJ Star Ledger Video about NJ Consumers purchasing raw milk at Birchwood Farm in PA

Defends Raw Milk Raids

Michael Taylor, the M onsanto VP who is now “Food Safety Chief” for the FDA, promises a dark future for local food freedom

Raw Milk Drinking Returns, Should It? May 2011

Good article by Fox News - take the survey at the end

Raw Milk the Key for NJ Farmers

(Letter to the Editor by Joseph Heckman)

New Jersey and raw milk: perfect together, February 2011

Article by Tamara Scully in Country Folks, summarizing the 2-10-11 Assembly Committe hearing and affirmative vote

NJ Secretary of Agriculture Fisher working to halt dairy exodus from state

(We believe that legal sales of raw milk can help turn this exodus around)

Minnesota citizens hold a press conference on raw milk, January 2011

(Watch their testimonies as they work to make their raw milk laws more liberal)

F.D.A and Dairy Industry Spar Over Testing of Milk, NY Times, January 2011

(Article discusses antibiotic residues that may remain in conventional milk products)


(Thankfully no illnesses were reported from this September 2010 incident)

Disturbing Reality of Dairyland, ABC News, April 2010

(find out where some conventional milk and cheese may be coming from)

Raw Milk Sales Could Reinvigorate U.S. Dairy Farms, November 2009

Report in the New York Times featuring New Jersey Dairy Farms

Debate Grows Over Raw Milk, USA Today, October 2009

New Jersey bill would allow sale of raw milk, MSN News, May 2009

Trafficking in Raw Milk, MSN Lifestyle News, March 2009

(find out what lengths some people go to to get raw milk)

Edible Jersey discusses what happened to raw milk in New Jersey and the future of dairying in our state, October 2008

New Jersey Farmer Editorial, May 2008

Time Magazine: Raw Milk Straight from the Cow, May 2008

California and Pennsylvania Legal Battles covered by David Gump

MSNBC news: Demand for Raw Milk Growing Despite Dangers, April 2008


Rutgers University Daily Targum covers McAfee Seminar, February 2008

Princeton Packet Story on Raw Milk, January 2008

Rebuttal to FDA slide show re: raw milk

What's old is new again! Read the fascinating story of the last farmer to legally sell raw milk in NJ:

I fought the system and won, published in the Mother Earth News


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