Report from Harvard Law's raw milk debate
The Boston Globe reports on last Thursday's debate between raw milk proponents and skeptics, with food safety attorney Fred Pritzker and Minnesota dairy inspection director Dr. Heidi Kassenborg squaring off against Fallon Morell, President of the Weston A. Price Foundation, and David Gumpert, author of The Raw Milk Revolution.
Contentious? You bet. But there were moments of levity, too:
Minnesota dairy inspector Kassenborg disarmed the audience with cartoons that depicted the messy and unsterile nature of milking a cow. “The udder,’’ she said, “is right next to the anus. And cows poop a lot.’’