Real Raw Milk Facts


Raw Milk Podcast

In a podcast from Keep Our Food Safe, Dr. Michele Jay-Russell from the University of California, Davis, a food safety and security expert, discusses raw milk and cheese safety. Especially the part about hard cheese that’s made from raw milk and perhaps sold in your grocery store.

Raw Milk: Political Football or Food Safety Issue? (pdf)

Webinar: An objective view on the food safety issues linked to raw milk by Dr. Keith Warriner, Associate Professor in the Department of Food Science at the University of Guelph, Canada. Presented September, 2011.

Real Raw Milk Facts: An Innovative Evidence-Based Website (pdf)

Poster presentation at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the International Association for Food Protection, August 3, 2011

Effect of Raw Milk on Lactose Intolerance Symptoms (pdf)

A Randomized Controlled Trial, Stanford University, October 2010

The Raw Milk Conundrum: The Interplay of Science, Policy and Free Choice (agenda)

PowerPoint slides from the 146TH American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Annual Convention held on July 12, 2009, in Seattle, Washington.

Making Raw Milk Safer - or - When Cooperative Extension Tuns into a Blood Sport (pdf) - Michael Payne DVM, PhDThe Raw Milk Conundrum: Microbiology and Ecology of Raw Milk (pdf) - Michele Jay-russell, DVM, MPVM, DACVPMThe Raw Milk Debate - a new threat to a century of public health achievement (pdf) - John P. Sanders DVM, DACVPMFarm Fresh Milk: Assuring Safety and Consumer Choice - Michael Allen Payne, DVM, PhDRaw Milk Conundrum: Safety vs Rights (pdf) - David E. GumpertRaw Milk Legal Issues and Public Health Protection - Claudia G. ColesPublic Health Risks of Consuming Raw Milk Products - Surveillance and Prevention Efforts in the United States (pdf) - Casey Barton Behravesh, DVM, DrPH, DACVPMOutbreaks Due to Unpasteurized Dairy Products in the United States - Casey Barton Behravesh, DVM, DrPH, DACVPMRaw Milk Consumption: Legal Implications of Raw Milk and Case Studies - William Marler, JDRaw Milk: Personal Choice from a Public Health Perspective - Bill KeeneFree choice in a complex information environment - Amanda Rose, PhD

Raw Milk Consumption: An Emerging Public Health Threat? (pdf)

Program and slides from the International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) Timely Topics Symposium held on February 17, 2009, in Arlington, Virginia.

Raw Milk Seminar for Extension Nutrition Educators (pdf)

Slides from a University of Minnesota seminar held on May 13, 2009 .

On The Safety of Raw Milk (with a word about pasteurization)

PowerPoint presentation to the 2005 National Conference on Interstate Milk Shipments (NCIMS) by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Real Life Dangers of Raw Milk

Several families offered to share their stories on video to help raise awareness about the potential risks and negative effects on health from drinking contaminated raw milk.

Real Life Stories