Thursday, October 29, 2020
BREAKING NEWS Raw Milk Farmer Wins Round 1 in Court, Second Decision Later

Raw Milk Farmer Wins Round 1 in Court, Second Decision Later

Like the post? Why not make it Facebook official. ⇊

Tractor at Lake View Natural Dairyby Steve Eastman, Wait Til You Hear This


 

General Michael Flynn defense fund Fellow patriots, please listen to this short, inspiring message from General Flynn. General Michael Flynn exemplifies patriotism, courage, and love of God and country - despite some of his own countrymen relentlessly attacking him. Donations for his defense are greatly appreciated. If you can only give $5.00, please do so - every little bit helps. Thank you so much, and God bless. Letter from General Flynn. 


It was one of those days when the courthouse was full in Grand Marais, Minnesota.  An overflow crowd turned out to see how their neighbor — the owner of the popular Lake View Natural Dairy — would fare against the state Department of Agriculture.  The agency had hoped to enforce a $500 a day fine against the business for refusing to allow an inspection.

In this “David and Goliath” contest, David Berglund and his attorney convinced Judge Michael Cuzzo to stay the order to inspect.  That means no fine.  At issue was Article 13, Section 7 of the Minnesota constitution which states, “Any person may sell or peddle the products of the farm or garden occupied and cultivated by him without obtaining a license therefor.”  As you can tell by the spelling in the last word of that sentence, that passage has been around for more than a century, when bureaucracies would never have dreamed of being so intrusive.

According to Berglund’s attorney Zenas Baer, “From what I hear it is a decision that has national implications and is being watched quite closely by a considerable number of groups on a national basis.  It’s not only the farmer’s right, it also includes the consumer’s right to be the second half of the transaction. You can’t sell and peddle anything unless you have a willing consumer on the other side of the transaction.”

It certainly sounds like Berguland has his supporters.  They know what they’re getting and believe in the proven health benefits of raw milk.  Some even travel over 200 miles from Minneapolis-St. Paul to stock up.

Despite the good news for Lake View Natural Dairy this week, there’s still some uncertainty.  Judge Cuzzo is taking up to 90 days to make a final ruling. So we don’t know if this week’s victory was only a temporary measure to let excited feelings calm down or an indication that the state agency has to pull back for good.

You Might Like

Link

© 2015 Wait Til You Hear This

Credit for photos:  Lake View Natural Dairy Facebook page

Previous story:  Sheriff Defends Organic Farmers Bullied by Minnesota Officials


Please Spread the Word and Share This Post

TCP News is proud to be ranked #24 in the Top 40 Conservative Political Blogs

Viewpoints expressed herein are of the article’s author(s), or of the person(s) or organization(s) quoted or linked therein, and do not necessarily represent those of True Conservative Pundit

Another way you can support us is to purchase my book

Subscribe to my daily newsletter, and join hundreds of daily readers and receive news and relevant commentary

Don't forget to follow TCP News on Facebook, Gab, SpreelyUSA Life, and Twitter

If you value what you see on True Conservative Pundit, please consider donating, any amount helps

donate to TCP News


SteveEastmanhttp://waittilyouhearthis.com
“I was news director of a radio station for almost 10 years, trained by a future anchor of National Public Radio. During that time I won 16 awards from Associated Press and the Radio/TV News Directors Association. I’ve also hosted talk radio and cable television programs and worked as assignment editor for a network TV affiliate. I want to tell the stories we need to hear that are conveniently ignored by the mainstream media. I feel that the way you deliver a message can be almost as important as the content, because it reflects on its credibility. In our society too much effort goes into promoting consumerism and not enough into championing the really important things.” — Steve Eastman

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related news

Headline News 10/29/2020

Good morning, we aim to start your day off right with relevant headline news that’s happening around the world, not to mention our own timely...

Joe Biden Campaign Mum on Hunter Biden’s Former Business Partner’s Allegations

By TCP News Staff Joe Biden has said for years he has nothing to do with Hunter Biden's "business" dealings.   Tuesday night on Tucker Carlson's program,...

The Only Election in America’s History When a Vote Can Become an Act of Repentance

In 2012 the Christian Church, both Catholic and Protestant, failed to save the country from the onslaught of damaging liberal policies under the second...

Headline News 10/28/2020

Good morning, we aim to start your day off right with relevant headline news that’s happening around the world, not to mention our own timely...