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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

News Digest - Government Interfering with Your Freedom of Food Choice!

Government Interfering with Your Freedom of Food Choice & Last Week for Gifts
Dear Food Freedom Fan, 

The government continues to interfere with your freedom of choice: FDA has broken the law by banning raw butter in interstate commerce and USDA's investigation of Miller's Organic Farm has led to a hearing today in a Pennsylvania federal district court. 
 
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FTCLDF Team
News Digest - What's Up?    
June 28, 2016
ItemA
by Farm-to-Consumer

On June 28 an American court will once again address the question of whether there is a legal distinction between the public and private distribution of food. To this point no judge in this country has held that there is a...

ItemB
by Farm-to-Consumer

Ridiculous, but true: The FDA is telling us that it can ban raw butter in interstate commerce under its power to regulate communicable disease.

Why is this ban silly?
  • Raw butter has the safest record of any dairy product and has not been proven to cause any food borne illness.
  • The law doesn't allow the FDA to take this action.
ItemC

Wondering WHO is speaking, WHAT exciting events we are planning, WHEN we are exhibiting, WHERE we are going?

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