The government wants to protect you. So they take great efforts to keep you from purchasing raw milk. While it is still legal to purchase in Michigan, it is not easy. In some states, you cannot buy raw milk – it is illegal or so impractical, farmers cannot make a living.
I stumbled across this article while doing a little research on Bob Barr. No, he’s not a dairy farmer. But, he is enough of a libertarian to tell the government to butt out of our lives.
I am not particularly invested in the Raw Milk debate. But my wife is. I am invested in telling the government to butt out. Because, next, you won’t be able to buy farm eggs or order your steak rare at your favorite restaurant.
If you want to read a little about Bob Barr, here’s the link that led me here.