Pepin County Farm Management Club Annual Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2014 Contact: Mike Travis, Agriculture Agent 715-672-5214    Pepin County Farm Management Club Annual Meeting scheduled for December 9 The Pepin County Farm Management Club is pleased to invite local farmers and agribusinesses to the club’s 68th Annual Meeting at Club 10 east of Durand at 11:30 a.m. on December […]

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Why Pasteurize? The Dangers of Consuming Raw Milk

Why Pasteurize? The Dangers of Consuming Raw Milk B. Ingham, University of Wisconsin-Extension, October 2014   Milk is a natural liquid food. It is nutrient-rich; it contributes high-quality protein, essential vitamins, and minerals, including calcium, to the diet. Since prehistoric times humans have used milk in many ways: to drink; to churn into butter; to […]

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Drinking Raw Milk a Source of Illness in Local Students

NEWS RELEASE:  10/28/14  Drinking raw milk a source of illness in local students: UW-Extension urges consumers to avoid drinking unpasteurized milk.      A recent outbreak of illness tied to the consumption of raw (unpasteurized) milk sickened youth at a local high school. This has prompted food safety specialists with the University of Wisconsin-Extension to […]

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