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Friday, May 5, 2017

NEWS DIGEST - What Are the Slaughter Laws in Your State?

State-by-State Slaughter Laws + Raw Milk Laws in U.S. Versus Canada
Hey Food Freedom Friend, 

We are excited to share with you our brand-new map that shows the state-by-state laws for custom and on-farm slaughtering in the U.S! 

Then, check out how the U.S. has expanded raw milk access over the past twenty years versus the complete raw milk prohibition that remains in place in Canada.

Come see us in person! Check out our Events Calendar to see where we'll be in the coming months.

See more details on the above, below.

FTCLDF Team
News Digest - What's Up?    
May 5, 2017
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In 1967 Congress passed the Wholesome Meat Act, Public Law 90-201, amending the Federal Meat Inspection Act. The act expanded the federal government's authority over meat slaughter and processing to intrastate commerce but did...

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by Pete Kennedy, Esq.

This June the trial of Ontario dairy farmer Michael Schmidt and three other farmers for obstructing a police officer will resume. The charge stems from a 2015 raid of Schmidt's Glencolton Farms where members of a food cooperative...

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Attend these engaging and informative talks by our Acting President Elizabeth Rich, attorney and farmer, at the Mother Earth News Fair North Carolina this weekend, May 6-7:


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And find out what else we're up to:
  • WHO is speaking, 
  • WHAT exciting events we are planning,
  • WHEN we are exhibiting, and
  • WHERE we are going

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Who We Are / What We Do

Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund, a 501(c)(4) nonprofit, defends the rights and broadens the freedoms of family farms and artisan food producers while protecting consumer access to raw milk and nutrient-dense foods. 

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The Voice of the Local Food Movement on Capitol Hill & State Houses Around the Country
The Voice of the Local Food Movement on Capitol Hill & State Houses Around the Country

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