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Author Gumpert, David E.

Title The raw milk revolution : behind America's emerging battle over food rights / David E. Gumpert ; foreword by Joel Salatin.

Imprint White River Junction, Vt. : Chelsea Green Pub., c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    363.1929 GUM    Available
Description xxix, 254 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface : why the sudden concern about food rights? -- Introduction : why raw milk so inflames the passions -- Why is the government kicking around a bunch of small dairy farmers? -- Raw milk and the upside-down world of food-borne illness -- Why are we still debating pasteurization? -- Picking up the pieces -- Raw milk and the cases of the disappearing pathogens -- What are we to make of so much anecdotal evidence? -- Is raw milk really healthier? -- How dangerous is raw milk, really? -- E. coli O157:H7 and the education of Mary McGonigle-Martin -- When it comes to food, how much freedom should we have to take risks? -- Nine words ignite a raw milk battle, California-style -- A test of belief systems.
Subject Milk -- Microbiology -- United States.
Bacterial diseases -- Prevention.
Medical policy -- United States.
Food law and legislation -- United States.
Milk -- Sterilization -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Milk -- United States.
Bacterial Infections -- prevention & control -- United States.
Health Policy -- United States.
Legislation, Food -- United States.
Milk -- microbiology -- United States.
Sterilization -- legislation & jurisprudence -- United States.
ISBN 9781603582193

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