A Year Long Sting Operation by the Feds in PA for… MILK?

Feds sting Amish farmer selling raw milk locally

A yearlong sting operation, including aliases, a 5 a.m. surprise inspection and surreptitious purchases from an Amish farm in Pennsylvania, culminated in the federal government announcing this week that it has gone to court to stop Rainbow Acres Farm from selling its contraband to willing customers in the Washington area.

The product in question: unpasteurized milk.

It’s a battle that’s been going on behind the scenes for years, with natural foods advocates arguing that raw milk, as it’s also known, is healthier than the pasteurized product, while the Food and Drug Administration says raw milk can carry harmful bacteria such as salmonella, E. coli and listeria.

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4 Comments

  1. Ashley says:

    Yay. Go government. -.- What a joke.

  2. Deb says:

    OMG!!! How much time and money was spent on that????????

  3. Scooby says:

    Don’t fret, Your U S Gov”t. has your BEST interests in mind…. SHEEPLE

  4. Scooby says:

    It’s time for this to STOP WASTED TAX PAYER DOLLARS, Where are the Leaders ?

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