Posts Tagged: raw milk


15
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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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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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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9
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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26
Jul 12

Michael Schmidt Granted Leave to Appeal

This is a posting I did for the www.rawmilkconsumer.ca News link and I am reposting it here.  YIPPY!!!!!!!!! Today in Toronto at Osgoode Hall, Michael Schmidt was granted leave to appeal the conviction related to producing, selling and distributing raw milk.  This is fantastic news for our side of this raw milk debate.  The constitutional […]

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23
Jul 12

Michael Schmidt in Court Again July 26, 2012

On July 12, 2012 Michael Schmidt will be in court again in Toronto.  It is very important that the courtroom be filled with people at this hearing.  The details can be found on the Canadian Raw Milk Advocacy Group website at this link.  http://rawmilkconsumer.ca/michael-schmidt-in-court-again-july-26-2012/  

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23
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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18
Jul 12

Cheesemaking Tools

In this post as I wait patiently (NOT) for the Cheesepalooza project to get going, I am going to show you the equipment I have so far for cheese making. Since I started with gouda cheese, the first piece of equipment I bought was a Kadova mold.  The Kadova is the exact shape for traditional […]

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10
Jul 12

Raw Milk in Canada and Research Possibilities

Well the intent of this blog in the beginning was to talk about balancing a life by eating good food, keeping stress at bay and learning lifestyle habits that support those things.  It has turned out to be more of an activist blog but  I find myself so busy these days that my own blog […]

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