Posts Tagged: grass fed animals


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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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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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Jul 12

Practical Farmers Union in Ontario

We have a new farmers union here that is looking to new ideas in order to help our food system and small farmers at the same time.  Its’ time for a change to the way agriculture is practiced in Canada and this new farmers union is my bet for the one that will help to […]

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Mar 12

Raw Milk In Canada – A Solution

It’s been a couple of months since I have posted.  Life got busy and I’ve been working in the background for the food freedom/raw milk movement.  I’ve been slowly writing an article which today I feel I need to present here.  This battle for raw milk has been going on for over 20 years and […]

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Jan 12

The Fat Myths

As 2012 gets under way I wanted to talk about saturated fat and health.  At New Years we spent the weekend with dear friends who are caught in the belief system that margarine is a healthy food and butter is to be avoided because it will clog the arteries.  Much research has proven this belief […]

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Dec 11

Thoughts About Food & Freedom for 2012

Well here I sit on December 29th writing my New Years blog post. This New Years we have rented a Yurt at a Provincial Park and are going camping with some friends in the winter in Ontario so I won’t be near a computer to post this. I love camping and this will be a […]

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Nov 11

Victoria Food Freedom Rally – November 23, 2011

The following report is from Nadine Ijaz, one of the rally organizers.  I may have more on this rally in the next few days.  They had a great turnout! We had FOUR MLAs standing in support with us at our Victoria BC Rally: Opposition Agriculture Critic Lana Popham, MLA Jenny Kwan (Vancouver – Mount Pleasant), […]

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Nov 11

Food Freedom Rally – Queens Park Toronto – November 23, 2011

For those of you who have seen the difference that raw milk has made in your own health or the health of your children or loved ones, doesn’t this sign say it all!  Many of us are waking up to the benefits of raw milk and many people right across Canada came together today to […]

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Nov 11

Food Freedom/Raw Milk Rallies Across Canada in November

There are rallies and events happening right across the country in the month of November with most of them being on the 23rd of November.  If you are concerned about food rights of any kind and/or are a raw milk drinker or farmer and want to see access to this whole food continue, please come […]

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Oct 11

Reflections of a Raw Milk Consumer and Advocate – How Did I Get to This Place of Supporting Michael Schmidt

As I sit in my office at 10 p.m. on Tuesday the 25th of October without solid food in my stomach because I have been doing the solidarity fast in support of Michael Schmidt, I have been doing some deep thinking.  This evening a client asked me why I got into this.  She knows how […]

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