Real Raw Milk Facts

South Carolina

Raw Milk Laws & Regulations

Retail Sale of Raw Milk Allowed? Limited
Other Sale of Raw Milk Allowed? Yes. Allows sale of raw milk both on and off the farm and at a farmers’ market if a permit is obtained. Farmers must provide retail stores with a warning plaque to be displayed in front of the raw milk.
Citations SC ADC 61-34.
Requirements Unlawful for anyone without a permit to manufacture, sell, or give away raw milk. Must be clearly labeled as raw with statement indicating milk has not been pasteurized. Farms must be inspected prior to production and every 3 months after production begins. Bacterial count < 10K/mL, coliform < 10/g, zero presence of pathogenic organisms.

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