raw milk http://wuwm.com en Farmer Unintentionally Becomes Wisconsin's Raw Milk Poster Child http://wuwm.com/post/farmer-unintentionally-becomes-wisconsins-raw-milk-poster-child <p>A state Senate committee voted 3-2 Tuesday morning to allow Wisconsin farmers <a href="https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/2013/related/proposals/sb236" target="_blank">sell unpasteurized milk</a>, if they meet health and safety regulations and sell directly to customers. The bill now heads to the full Senate. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Susan Bence 17692 at http://wuwm.com Farmer Unintentionally Becomes Wisconsin's Raw Milk Poster Child Virginia Group Steps Into Wisconsin Raw Milk Case http://wuwm.com/post/virginia-group-steps-wisconsin-raw-milk-case <p>The Virginia-based Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund has filed an appeal, on behalf of a Wisconsin dairy farmer. In May, a state court convicted Vernon Hershberger of violating a hold the state had put on his raw milk products, a seal, indicating they should not be sold publicly.</p><p>However, the jury found him not guilty of producing milk, operating a dairy plant and selling retail food without licenses.</p><p>On the misdemeanor conviction, the judge fined Hershberger $1,000.</p><p></p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 16:56:19 +0000 Marge Pitrof 7246 at http://wuwm.com Virginia Group Steps Into Wisconsin Raw Milk Case Raw Milk Sales Back In The Public Eye http://wuwm.com/post/raw-milk-sales-back-public-eye <p>The issue of raw milk sales – is again a hot one in Wisconsin. People on both sides are crowding into a courtroom, to witness the trial of a dairy farmer from Sauk County. Tue, 21 May 2013 06:00:00 +0000 Marti Mikkelson 3710 at http://wuwm.com Raw Milk Sales Back In The Public Eye