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pa28 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-20-10 11:14 PM
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6. What a waste.
I wonder if any major corporate interests are also suffering the guillotine here on similar breaches of regulation. The article cites enforcement rules but I'm wondering what law this action stems from.
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  -Can any one explain this....Family Farm Ordered to Destroy 50,000 Pounds of Cheese AmericanMan1958  Oct-20-10 10:53 PM   #0 
  - Did you read the article?  sadbear   Oct-20-10 10:59 PM   #1 
  - yes.....  AmericanMan1958   Oct-20-10 11:04 PM   #2 
  - Listeria--which is a guaranteed miscarriage, and Staph---which is also nasty.  msanthrope   Oct-21-10 09:27 AM   #42 
  - I read it, and it's ridiculous  Sweet Charming Dem   Oct-20-10 11:05 PM   #4 
  - could explain  handmade34   Oct-20-10 11:04 PM   #3 
  - Understand.... I need sleep also  AmericanMan1958   Oct-20-10 11:08 PM   #5 
  - Before I became a vegan,  ThomCat   Oct-20-10 11:30 PM   #11 
     - Yep, and I'm sure the cows are treated way better there than on the corporate dairy farms  Sweet Charming Dem   Oct-20-10 11:51 PM   #15 
     - science really has nothing to do with "bureaucratic rules"  Confusious   Oct-21-10 04:53 AM   #36 
        - So all the science of bacterial testing has nothing to contribute?  ThomCat   Oct-21-10 08:44 PM   #56 
  - What a waste.  pa28   Oct-20-10 11:14 PM   #6 
  - Probably some law regarding raw milk cheese  Sweet Charming Dem   Oct-20-10 11:17 PM   #7 
  - Their cheese was contaminated.  Cronus Protagonist   Oct-21-10 12:15 AM   #19 
  - "I wonder if any major corporate interests are also suffering the guillotine.. on similar breaches"  laughingliberal   Oct-20-10 11:28 PM   #9 
  - Well they can always get into the oil spilling business.  pa28   Oct-20-10 11:46 PM   #14 
  - I wonder if any large corporate interest paid to make this happen.  aquart   Oct-21-10 01:41 AM   #25 
  - Isn't raw cheese illegal in this country?  sadbear   Oct-20-10 11:17 PM   #8 
  - Not everywhere  Sweet Charming Dem   Oct-20-10 11:29 PM   #10 
  - No  laughingliberal   Oct-20-10 11:34 PM   #12 
     - Thanks..  AmericanMan1958   Oct-21-10 12:13 AM   #18 
        - Quite welcome. nt  laughingliberal   Oct-21-10 12:22 AM   #20 
  - The article goes back to a John Stossel video  izzybeans   Oct-20-10 11:41 PM   #13 
  - I will research..  AmericanMan1958   Oct-21-10 12:24 AM   #21 
     - um, if you need to "research" stossel, you must have been living in anarctica for the last 20 years.  Hannah Bell   Oct-21-10 01:47 AM   #27 
        - I said at the start of this post.....  AmericanMan1958   Oct-21-10 01:37 PM   #48 
           - john stossel isn't a cheesemaker, he's a right-wing tv personality. i stand by what i said.  Hannah Bell   Oct-21-10 01:56 PM   #49 
              - I would expect nothing less  AmericanMan1958   Oct-21-10 02:02 PM   #52 
  - These people made no one sick?  Generic Other   Oct-20-10 11:57 PM   #16 
  - Tests showed contamination with Staph and Listeria  Cronus Protagonist   Oct-21-10 12:13 AM   #17 
  - Thanks.  emilyg   Oct-21-10 12:52 AM   #24 
  - And the farm claims that those tests were done four months after the cheese was shipped and...  FedUpWithIt All   Oct-21-10 03:22 AM   #32 
  - I had a staph skin infection a couple of years ago....  lightningandsnow   Oct-21-10 08:46 PM   #57 
  - On top of everything else TB can be passed in raw milk.  mudplanet   Oct-21-10 12:35 AM   #22 
  - There is a simple solution to their problem, it has saved many lives..  whoneedstickets   Oct-21-10 12:38 AM   #23 
  - The process of making most hard cheeses itself kills dangerous bacteria.  Hannah Bell   Oct-21-10 02:15 AM   #30 
  - I prefer to  arikara   Oct-21-10 12:52 PM   #47 
  - Good Grief! there is a link to the destroy order that clearly says...  TreasonousBastard   Oct-21-10 01:44 AM   #26 
  - The dairy has another story:  Hannah Bell   Oct-21-10 02:08 AM   #29 
     - Thanks. nt  laughingliberal   Oct-21-10 02:27 AM   #31 
     - Yeah, all that global warming data is tainted too, so is the fossil record...  whoneedstickets   Oct-21-10 12:24 PM   #46 
     - i made no claim about who was wrong or right. i put up the dairy's response.  Hannah Bell   Oct-21-10 01:58 PM   #50 
     - Maybe they do, but who are we to believe? The salient fact is that...  TreasonousBastard   Oct-22-10 09:47 AM   #58 
  - Tests were performed on samples sold in California & listeria was found. Thus the recall.  Hannah Bell   Oct-21-10 01:55 AM   #28 
  - The contaminated cheese from CA was also not tested until four months after it had been shipped  FedUpWithIt All   Oct-21-10 03:27 AM   #33 
  - Pastuerization. It's almost as bad as fluoridation.  Warren DeMontague   Oct-21-10 04:00 AM   #34 
  - Can someone find the law on unpasteurized cheese  txlibdem   Oct-21-10 04:29 AM   #35 
  - One word: Pasteurization.  MineralMan   Oct-21-10 08:11 AM   #37 
  - you corporatist, you! throwing in your lot with those gummint scientists and their "pasteuration"  dionysus   Oct-21-10 09:11 AM   #38 
  - logical health measures are corporatist, by nature.  MineralMan   Oct-21-10 09:17 AM   #39 
     - or... we could simply soak the raw cheese in TSP...  dionysus   Oct-21-10 09:17 AM   #40 
        - I was thinking more of formadehyde. That kills those pesky  MineralMan   Oct-21-10 09:19 AM   #41 
           - who cares if there's listerine in the cheese? it's good liberal american cheese, just not pastrated  dionysus   Oct-21-10 07:02 PM   #54 
  - Aging cheese does the same thing. If listeria & staph are found in hard cheese, it's  Hannah Bell   Oct-21-10 02:05 PM   #53 
  - I'll explain it:  AngryAmish   Oct-21-10 09:32 AM   #43 
  - .  dionysus   Oct-21-10 09:35 AM   #44 
  - I laughed so hard at this post I had to go pee.....These people are morans....  msanthrope   Oct-21-10 11:55 AM   #45 
  - That's easily my favorite DU post this month.  Codeine   Oct-21-10 07:10 PM   #55 
  - I grew up on a dairy farm  Horse with no Name   Oct-21-10 02:00 PM   #51 

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