Stories tagged: Milk
UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017, 3:09 p.m.
America’s $1.2 billion Mexico milk trade is now at risk
With a tweet on Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump told Wisconsin dairy farmers-and the world-that America “will not stand for” the Canadian policies he says are hurting U.S. exports:
Wed., April 26, 2017, midnight
100 years ago in Spokane: Retailers accuse wholesalers of driving up prices; barbers demand shorter workday
The soaring price of food, driven up by wartime shortages, continued to dominate the news.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Milk from Tenino dairy recalled following E. coli concerns
The Cozy Vale Creamery has issued a recall of raw milk after state Department of Agriculture inspectors discovered E. coli contamination in a sample.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 12:08 p.m.
Toppenish dairy recalls raw milk due to E. coli
A Toppenish dairy is recalling some of its organic raw milk after state Department of Agriculture inspectors recently found E. coli bacteria in raw milk products sold by the company.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 3:36 p.m.
Low milk prices newest challenge to family farms
Arden Tewksbury has been a dairy farmer in northeast Pennsylvania for most of his 83 years. He’s also an agricultural activist who’s part of a movement to try to stop …
Fri., April 15, 2016, 8:37 a.m.
Farmers struggling as markets overflow with milk, grain, livestock
As farmers gear up for spring planting, those who sell crops on the commodities markets stand to lose buckets of money from low prices that are beyond their control.
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, midnight
Zorba Paster: Rethink what you drink
What every mom and every dad should say today, along with eat those veggies, should be, stop drinking your calories.
Sun., April 20, 2014, 2:24 p.m.
Dairy farmers welcome higher milk prices
With milk prices steadily rising in recent months, Whatcom County dairy farmers are finding themselves in the unusual position of earning enough to rebuild savings accounts and pay back loans …
Fri., April 1, 2011, midnight
EPA says radiation in milk no threat
The detection of trace amounts of radioactive isotope iodine-131 this week in milk being sold in Spokane has raised anew questions about the extent of radiation exposure from the Japanese …
Thu., March 31, 2011, 6:52 p.m.
Radon in Spokane homes more of a risk than milk
The detection of trace amounts radioactive isotope Iodine-131 this week in milk being sold in Spokane has raised anew questions about the extent of radiation exposure from the Japan nuclear …
Thu., March 31, 2011, midnight
Minimal levels of radiation detected in area milk during federal testing
Consumers were told Wednesday not to worry about low levels of radiation found by federal health and safety regulators testing milk samples in Spokane. “After the disaster in Japan, many …
Wed., May 20, 2009, midnight
Micro-dairy offers minimally pasteurized milk
“C’mon girls. C’mon,” Mike Vieira calls out his evening invitation to the ladies in black and white at Spokane’s Family Farm. “C’mon,” he repeats, walking into the pasture, “C’mon. Let’s …