14 Nov '11, 1pm

Citizens Forced to Pour Bleach on Perfectly Good Produce (video)

Citizens Forced to Pour Bleach on Perfectly Good Produce (video)

From armed police raiding organic food coops to the DOA confiscating raw milk in Minnesota , we've already seen some pretty heavy-handed policing tactics being applied to the local and organic food movements. Officials Force Chef to Pour Bleach on Entire Feast But while the safety of raw milk may still be at least a somewhat debatable issue, the idea that Government officials can force private citizens to pour bleach on perfectly good food is disturbing to say the least. But that's what apparently happened at Quail Hollow Farm in Nevada where a farm-to-table dinner was interrupted by officials from the Southern Nevada Health District. (The farmer was told they couldn't even serve the food to their pigs.) Dangerous Food is the Norm, Not the Exception As many of the folks in the video below argue, there is something very strange about a system that allows junk food to be mar...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/green-food/citizens-forced-pour...

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