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Thursday, December 8, 2016

NEWS DIGEST - Raw Pet Milk Producers in Maryland Almost Required to Dye Milk!

Raw Pet Milk Producers in Maryland Almost Required to Dye Milk & Private Property Rights Case
Dear Food Freedom Friend,

A victory for well-fed pets in Maryland: raw pet milk producers in the state will not be forced to add dye to the product! Inclusion of the dye would have collapsed the market.
 
And can you believe government agencies think they can intrude into almost any activity on the farm--even those unrelated to commerce? In Michigan, a herd lease agreement holder is fighting the State Department of Agriculture.

Check out our posts (linked below) for more details.
 
Thanks for keeping up with us!

FTCLDF Team
News Digest - What's Up?    
December 8, 2016
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by Farm-to-Consumer

A threat to Maryland producers of raw pet milk quietly went away on November 28 when the state Secretary of Agriculture Joseph Bartenfelder sent out a letter to interested parties stating that the Maryland Department...

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by Pete Kennedy, Esq.

A troubling aspect of food regulation is how government agencies believe they can intrude into activity that is far removed from the stream of public commerce. A glaring example of this is now a matter of public record in...

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