Drinking raw milk is nothing new

Drinking raw milk is nothing new, a reader says.

Published on January 2, 2014 9:11AM

Citizens have been drinking raw milk from cows, sheep and goats for thousands of years. In Germany milk is irradiated and sold off shelves at room temperatures.

Your editorial on raw milk takes several important positions:

Banning adds is a violation of free speech.

Informed consumers have the right to purchase and consume raw milk, as well as vitamins, and seeking non-traditional medical treatments for ailments.

There is a tendency for powerful lobby groups to influence laws and regulations under the guise of protecting us, when really they have a financial interest in the status quo.

William Riley

Soap Lake, Wash.


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