Michael Schmidt

Ontario Raw Milk Farm Raided By Public Health Officials

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.03.2015 | Canada Business

The Ontario government maintains unprocessed milk poses a risk to public health.

Is There A Right To Buy Raw Milk? Court To Decide

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.06.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A crusading farmer and his supporters are taking their self-professed right to drink unpasteurized milk, which the government calls a "signi...

Unpasteurized Milk Dealer Gets Hefty Fine, Probation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2012 | Canada

NEWMARKET, Ont. - Raw milk crusader Michael Schmidt was handed a $9,150 fine and one year of probation Friday on convictions related to selling and di...

Thank You for Caring About Us, Michael Schmidt

Jane Siberry | Posted 01.02.2012 | Canada
Jane Siberry

We live in a world where the laws are getting so tight that management has changed to micro-management to quantum-management to paralysis. The farmer who is not allowed to butcher his own meat for health regulations and then reads about abattoirs being fined for unsanitary conditions.

Raw Milk Operation Deemed Illegal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.28.2011 | Canada

NEWMARKET, Ont. - A southern Ontario dairy farmer said Wednesday he'll appeal a decision finding him guilty on 15 of 19 charges related to the sale an...