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May 13

Important Talk For Those Interested In Raw Milk On Either Side of the Fence

May 15, 2013     Hello Everyone,   Tomorrow, May 16, 2013, a researcher in British Columbia is presenting to the Center for Disease Control.  This presentation is something that I think all people interested in raw milk, both for and against, should be listening to.  Here is the announcement that Ms. Ijaz posted on […]

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11
Apr 13

An Organic Farmer on GMO Alfalfa

Linda Laepple, an organic farmer from near Kitchener, spoke at the Guelph GMO Alfalfa demonstration on Tuesday April 9th.  See www.laeppleorganic.ca for more information on the farm and for a great source for local organic food.   The Laepple’s potatoes are to LIVE for!  Linda is a farming activist and involved in a number of […]

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09
Apr 13

GMO Rally April 9, 2013

Today  I attended a rally against GMO alfalfa which took place in Waterloo.  Guelph, Stratford and a variety of other towns in the province had rally’s as well.  This action was hosted by the National Farmers Union Local 340, Council of Canadians Guelph Chapter, Canadian Biotechnology Action Network, OPIRG-Guelph and the Guelph Wellington Coalition for […]

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19
Feb 13

Raw Diary on Trial Again in BC

The last few days the attempt of court cases against Michael Schmidt and Gordon Watson have been happening in BC.  We should know the results of that by the end of the day today.  This case has gone on for months and has cost tax payers thousands of dollars.  I can’t even begin to explain […]

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11
Oct 12

CFIA Attacks a Farmer?

As we watch the unfolding of the extensive beef recall at XL Foods in Alberta and begin to understand that the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is possibly not as fool proof as they would like us to believe, I feel it is important to look at another situation where they have made some grave […]

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01
Oct 12

Montana Jones – LifeStock 2012

Before I begin to write about the LifeStock event yesterday in Hastings, Ontario, I want to show you some pictures that are just plain heartwarming.                                       The Shepherd and her charges.  These sheep love and trust this […]

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18
Sep 12

Support For Raw Milk Farmers In Ontario

Today about 30 people were at a farm just north of Clinton, Ontario in the cold and rain to show support for their cow share farmer.  Raw milk consumers are realizing the importance of speaking up and supporting their farmers.  Farmers who board, care for and milk cows for informed consumers deserve our support when […]

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29
Aug 12

Cheesepalooza Butter

I have been making butter for a long time and decided that as part of the Cheesepalooza project I would do a comparison so that we might all learn something.  I used 2 500 ml. jars of fresh cream and heated them to 110 degrees in warm water on top of the stove.  My pictures […]

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24
Aug 12

Chemicals Dumped In Our Air

Wondering why there is an increase in asthma, autism, allergies, cancer, fungal problems and the list goes on?  The subject of this documentary is very important for everyone to know about.  Our governments have to know that we want this stopped before chemical companies destroy this planet.  I have been telling people about these things […]

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09
Aug 12

Cheesepalooza Yogurt

Since I’ve been making yogurt for quite some time I decided to make two separate quarts of yogurt.  One I used the instructions on Page 47 of the  Artisan Cheese Making at Home book we are following for Cheesepalooza and the other I made the way I always make yogurt.  Lets see the results. Yogurt […]

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