Raw Milk May Do More Harm Than Good

Raw or unpasteurized cows’ milk from U.S. retail stores can hold a huge amount of antimicrobial-resistant genes if left at room temperature, according to a new study from researchers at the University of California, Davis. The study also found bacteria that harbored antimicrobial-resistant genes can transfer them to other bacteria, potentially spreading resistance if consumed.

Kansas Senate Committee Endorses Raw Milk Labeling, Ad Reforms

The Kansas Senate’s agriculture committee rejected a proposal outlawing sale of raw milk in the state Thursday in favor of a bill altering regulation of advertising and labeling for unpasteurized goat or cow milk sold directly to consumers by farmers.

Raw Milk Producers May Now Advertise In Kansas

Kansas dairy goat producers Coraleen and Mark Bunner from near Hays filed a lawsuit against the state for restrictions placed on farmers advertising raw milk products, and won.

Laws Around Missouri Raw Milk Sales Could Change Soon

A Lamar lawmaker is hoping to make statewide changes in how raw milk is sold, a change that could boost business for a Carthage dairy.

Kansas Concedes Law on Raw Milk Ads is Unconstitutional

November 8, 2019 ASSOCIATED PRESS

Shawnee County District Court Judge Richard Anderson signed a consent judgment Wednesday ending a lawsuit filed by goat farmers Coraleen and Mark Bunner, who run Shepherd’s Gate Dairy near Pfeifer.