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Advocates Push For Hormone-Free Milk In Schools

13, 2009

A non-profit consumer advocacy group wants Congress to keep schools from buying lunch milk that contains artificial growth hormones. But dairy farmers say any changes to the bill would hurt farmers that choose to use the treatments.

Ohio Considers Controversial Milk Labeling

Cows munch on feed as they're milked on the Zimmerman farm east of Richwood, OH.
January 22, 2008

The Ohio Department of Agriculture is expected to release new rules on milk labeling as early as this week. At issue is whether producers will have the right to label their milk as synthetic growth hormone-free.