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Inside the World of Illegal Amish Milk Smuggling

3 Feb

I swear that I’m not making this up. The Daily, the first publication created exclusively for the iPad, published an article about the shady world of “raw” milk smuggling. Members of the Amish and Mennonite communities pay a driver to haul gallons of raw— which essentially means unpasterized— milk to New York, where consumers shell out $6 a gallon to get the product. Though it’s touted for its health benefits and superior taste, the FDA condemns raw milk and 12 states have outlawed its consumption outright.

For more, see The Daily’s article.

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