Legislation to help raw milk farm
March 20, 2009 | 5:16 p.m. CDTPlease click on the photo to see a video about Pasture Nectar Farm. It is owned and operated by Eric Vimont in Mount Vernon and centers its business on the production and sale of raw milk.
Raw milk has faced recent heat because of its connection to some recent outbreaks of E. coli and salmonella. However, a Missouri legislator — Rep. Belinda Harris, D-Hillsboro — has introduced legislation that will clarify the state's position on raw milk. It would allow farms to continue to sell raw milk from their farms or through delivery.
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