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Too much moo-lah spent on raw milk court battle

Why is raw milk such a contentious issue? I’ve gone through the big picture regarding raw milk in the previous link. But considering in British Columbia this affects a few hundred people, it seems that it’s out of line to spend over $200,000 in court fees. I just spent a few days watching a court […]

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A collection of essays and opinion pieces by people trying to figure out what's going on. Understanding the world is not about right and wrong, but about comprehending when something applies. All models are wrong, but some are useful.

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