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Health Department Warns Of Dangers Of Drinking Raw Milk After 6 Bay Area Residents Fall Ill

The state Department of Public Health is warning the public of the dangers of consuming raw milk after six Bay Area residents fell seriously ill, state public health officials announced Tuesday.

03/25/2015

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McDonald’s Plans To Start Using Chickens Raised Without Human Antibiotics

Within the next two years, McDonald’s USA said they will only buy and use chickens raised without human antibiotics.

03/04/2015

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‘Flat White’ Coffee Drink Coming To U.S. Starbucks Stores

Starbucks will begin serving a new coffee drink Tuesday in the U.S. that’s been a big hit in Australia.

01/05/2015

Sean Penn as Harvey Milk

Catholic University Halts Screening Of ‘Milk’ About Assassinated San Francisco Gay Rights Leader

A student group at Catholic University postponed a screening of a movie about San Francisco gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk after school officials raised questions about a flier linking the event to LGBT awareness month.

10/03/2014

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As Demand Soars, Supermarkets Struggle To Keep Organic Milk Stocked

Grocery shoppers looking for organic milk in Bay Area supermarkets may be out of luck as farmers struggle to keep up with demand.

10/01/2014

Artisan cheese makers in the Bay Area and across the country are upset after the Food and Drug Administration cracked down on wooden shelves and cheeseboards, calling them unsanitary

Bay Area Artisan Cheese Makers Stunned By FDA Crackdown On Wooden Cheeseboards

The Food and Drug Administration is cracking down on wooden shelves and cheeseboards, upsetting artisan cheese makers in the Bay Area and across the country.

06/11/2014

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State Assembly Passes Bill Requiring Lactation Rooms In Large California Airports

The state Assembly has passed a bill requiring large airports to make accommodations for traveling mothers to pump breast milk.

05/28/2014

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Dairy Industry Pushing To Expand Definition Of ‘Milk’

Good old-fashioned milk – packed with protein, calcium and micronutrients – has landed in the middle of a food fight with sugary sodas, sports drinks, even bottled water.

11/11/2013

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Higher Costs, Lower Milk Prices Take Toll On California Dairy Farmers

A growing number of California’s dairy farmers are going bankrupt, as they get caught between rising feed costs and milk prices set by the government. On Tuesday, the state rejected a request by dairy farmers to raise prices on milk.

08/21/2012

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California Recalls, Quarantines Raw Milk Products

California officials are recalling and putting under quarantine raw organic milk from a Fresno County company after it was linked to E. coli that sent three California children to the hospital.

11/15/2011

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