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Agriculture briefs - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Agriculture briefs
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Assemblywomen Mariko Yamada, who represents a portion of Sonoma County, failed to persuade an Assembly committee last week to approve her bill revising rules for the sale of raw milk by small dairy farms. Citing health concerns, a majority on the ...

Yamada irked as raw milk bill dies - The Reporter

Yamada irked as raw milk bill dies
The Reporter
Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada, D-Solano, says home dairy farmers received a raw deal this week when a piece of legislation she authored to help them continue to operate was hit hard by the opposition. Assembly Bill 2505 did not make it out of the ...