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Lunatic MI Govt Terrorists FORCE Organic Farmers to DESTROY 248 Gallons of Organic Milk & 1200 Free Range Eggs!

As my war-survivin' late grandma (who knew a thing or two about surviving war-induced famine) would say: to throw away food, is the gravest of crimes!

Michigan Dept of Agri Forces Farmer to Dump 248 Gallons of Organic Milk and Break 1200 Free Range Eggs

By Daisy Luther
The Organic Prepper
July 24, 2014

While Americans in the nearby city of Detroit face life in third world conditions, unable to even afford running water, the state of Michigan decided to direct its resources towards cracking down on a small food co-op in Standish for having the utter audacity to provide milk, butter, cream and eggs to people who bought shares in the organic dairy.

The Michigan Department of Agriculture must be so proud of their deeds, after they forced Joe and Brenda Golimbieski, the owners of Hill High Dairy and Jenny Samuelson, the owner of My Family Co-op, to dump out 248 gallons of milk, to break 100 dozen eggs, and to destroy an undisclosed amount of fresh cream, butter and cheese.


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According to a post on the Hill High Dairy page on Facebook, the agents from the MDA stood over the family, watching as the food was destroyed.

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UPDATE 1: Glenn Beck's The Blaze interviewed the victims of govt terrorists

Oh govt terrorists, why must y'all be so f'ng hilarious:

“Safety of our all of our food products is our No. 1 priority,” Holton continued, adding that most of the items on the truck were not labeled and that the eggs were not cleaned or graded, which she said is also required by the state’s food law.

** Please note that Jennifer Holton, a spokeswoman for MDARD (Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development), referred to PRIVATE property of the farmers and their customers, as "our food products"! Pretty telling, eh? They're literally UCC-'legally' assuming that it's their original property, and the farmers & consumers are merely selling and consuming it, for the State. Such fascistic color of law arrogance!

‘It’s Ridiculous’: Why the State Ordered Co-Op to Dump 248 Gallons of Raw Milk and Toss 1,200 Organic Eggs
Jul. 24, 2014 4:18pm Liz Klimas

Jenny Samuelson wasn’t on the delivery truck carrying 248 gallons of raw milk, 100 dozen organic eggs and other local meat and dairy products. If she herself was making the rounds to co-op members in Michigan, she said what occurred last week never would have happened in the first place.

According to Samuelson, the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development stopped her brother, who was making the deliveries, and seized all of the products in a licensing dispute. Though the meat and some other products were returned to Samuelson this week, provided she would not sell them, she was forced to dump all the milk costing about $3,600 by her estimates, break the 1,200 eggs and dispose of the other dairy products.

“It was actually the consumers products that they dumped,” Samuelson, the owner of My Family Co-Op, told TheBlaze Thursday. “It was perfectly good milk too.”

“It’s sad we’ve got to fight for our rights just to get good food,” she added.

The crux of the issue was that the state said Samuelson needed a license to distribute food in the way that she was.

H/T: SheldonFromDownUnder

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UPDATE 2: Brian, one of Hill High Dairy's affected customers interviewed by North West Liberty News (r3VOL patriots, friends with Stewart Rhodes & Pastor Chuck Baldwin, and operating out of same MT homebase!)

A Victim of Michigan’s Food Gestapo Speaks Out

http://youtu.be/I5WIxVqFkMM
NorthWestLibertyNews
Published on Jul 25, 2014

The Liberty Brothers speak to Raw Milk consumer, Brian, from Michigan

Gotta love AJ & Crew's apt headline, for precisely how govt treats what we consume:

FDA Treats Raw Food Like Crystal Meth

http://youtu.be/WI6LESZCg0k
TheAlexJonesChannel
Published on Jul 25, 2014

Michigan department of agriculture treats small farmers worse than drug dealers for selling healthy non GMO foods. Dumping out thousands of gallons of fresh healthy dairy and eggs to show that alternative healthy habits won't be tolerated.

http://www.infowars.com/michigan-dept-of-agri-forces-farmer-...



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This is truly criminal on so many levels.

I spent a good many years living in Oscoda which is about an hour north of Standish. The folks up that way are for the most part working classing/ the working poor, etc., as it is an economic wasteland. Many folks, good hard working people, struggle to put food on the table day in and day out. I know from first hand experience for I was one of them. Really. I have seen this with my own eyes. And to see the goddamned state force hard working people to destroy such a large amount of food, for which they labored and in which they've invested, I could cry.

Children and families right there in Standish go to bed hungry. This is reality. And it is the same way all across northern Michigan.

I also think of how far we have fallen as individuals and as communities to stand idly by and allow our neighbors to be treated in such a way. How beaten down we have become as a people.

I only wish they had done something. I wish they had a local militia, farmers and locals looking out for one another. I am not advocating violence mind you but instead some serious civil disobedience, Bundy Ranch style. A group of armed men would give the state something to think about. Form a line of men to bar access to the property, as in Tank Man style. Some kind of pushback. Anything (nonviolent).

I think of what the response to this kind of action by the state would be 100 years ago, or even 50. I doubt the locals would just stand by. Moreover, I don't think the individuals working for the state decades ago would even entertain such an idea.

I am saddened by this for even as I type this families all across Michigan (and the entire US for that matter) struggle to feed themselves.

Such a morally repugnant and shameful act carried out by the state.

"The State is the antithesis of all things human." -SvR

http://mises.org/Literature
https://freestateproject.org/

Michigan Dept of Agri Forces Farmer to Dump 248 Gallons of Organ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZC7qJ0dzjDA&list=UU5pkVu3cmb...

Albert Camus — 'The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.'

I Drink Almond Milk These Days

But I would've eaten some Eggs, Cheese, Butter, and had Cream for coffee.

Gubbermints Offishal: "Detroit Failed, Michigan Has To Fail Too. Eat GMOs."

updated

UPDATE 2: Brian, one of Hill High Dairy's affected customers interviewed by North West Liberty News (r3VOL patriots, friends with Stewart Rhodes & Pastor Chuck Baldwin, and operating out of same MT homebase!)

A Victim of Michigan’s Food Gestapo Speaks Out

http://youtu.be/I5WIxVqFkMM
NorthWestLibertyNews
Published on Jul 25, 2014

The Liberty Brothers speak to Raw Milk consumer, Brian, from Michigan

Gotta love AJ & Crew's apt headline, for precisely how govt treats what we consume:

FDA Treats Raw Food Like Crystal Meth

http://youtu.be/WI6LESZCg0k
TheAlexJonesChannel
Published on Jul 25, 2014

Michigan department of agriculture treats small farmers worse than drug dealers for selling healthy non GMO foods. Dumping out thousands of gallons of fresh healthy dairy and eggs to show that alternative healthy habits won't be tolerated.

http://www.infowars.com/michigan-dept-of-agri-forces-farmer-...

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

Debbie's picture

Thank you so much for the article and great links!!

Very good stuff.

Debbie

quite

welcome.o)

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

I don't get it. If they were free range eggs

why didn't they just run away?

;)

Be brave, be brave, the Myan pilot needs no aeroplane.

had their

wings clipped with statism, silly! ,o)

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

was supposed to be a trick question where you say but eggs

don't have feet.

And I was gonna say neither do chickens.

Be brave, be brave, the Myan pilot needs no aeroplane.

Thank Goodness!

Here's what we should be eating (at least according to Dear Leader's wife):

http://www.progressivestoday.com/michelle-o-partners-with-bi...

crass to be sure, but looking at

her own man-physique, don't think she should be recommending dictating anyone how & what to eat: unless someone needs recommendations on which growth hormones to take...

Is Michelle Obama A Man?

http://youtu.be/hfuRYs4Sbdw
TheAlexJonesChannel
Published on Jul 10, 2014

Following the comments made by Joan Rivers about Obama being gay his wife Michelle being transgender, Alex Jones filed this special report to not only look at the physical evidence surrounding this controversy, but also talk about how genetic disorders are becoming more prevalent in our society due to chemicals in our food, water and air.

JOAN RIVERS: OBAMA IS GAY AND MICHELLE IS A 'TRANNY' [VIDEO] - http://www.infowars.com/joan-rivers-obama-is-gay-and-michell...

just sayin'

xD

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

I'd be asking those present, demanding food destruction

If ever in their lives, even that very day, have they and their families consumed those very foods. They'd all have to answer, "Yes".

Then I'd ask them if they trust in the wisdom and authority of people who ordered the destruction of the same wholesome foods that they and their families ate, today, before they came here to destroy the ours and others nourishment.

If the titled people paying them to destroy food of others, with no recourse or due process, are willing to use them in this armed, destructive coercion; do they think that their mercenary money will continue to buy those same foods, at the same quality and price, when there is no one left to produce them?

Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them. - Frederick Douglass

welps. fitting karma, that most likely

these fascist state thugs don't know jack shiit about growing, raising, nurturing, making food, even though they work in the Ag. Dept.

their claim to fame, much like the feckless papershufflers in City of London & Wall St., is filling out papers and barking orders.

So when SHTF, most likely, they'll simply cease to be: they're not self-sufficient, and made enemies of those who can help them. hey by then, at least they get to be happy that they finally won something: the Darwin Award.

xD

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

And they'd respond by

And they'd respond by tazering you and beating you until one of your eyes came out. We are entering open tyranny, and these pigs are selected for their brutality and stupid loyalty to the state.

They amassed complient soldiers, but not the moral highground

If enough good folks appealed to God and other good folks, to do right, then whatever fight the tyrants bring would be morally weaker, no matter what weaponry they'd be advantaged.

Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them. - Frederick Douglass

It's not a stretch logically...

...is it, for the victims to resist using force, claiming self defense?

I mean, we need food to live, and if the government is forcibly depriving people of the literal fruits of their labors, then that is an assault on their very lives. And if so then resisting by force seems completely legal and justified.

"It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a rEVOLution before tomorrow morning." - Henry Ford

what..

Michigan department.
so, soo corrupt...

It amazes me that the lot of them aren't fired at that department and it then shut down.

You must be new here

If this kind of crap actually still surprises you. I'd be surprised if they paid this farm a visit, gave them the thumbs up, and left without incident. Actually, I'd probably have a coronary but that's just me.

More from The Blaze, including interview excerpts:

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2014/07/24/its-ridiculous-wh...

I believe in the freedom to be what we choose to be.

ooh thanks for the link!

updating now!

DONE:

UPDATE 1: Glenn Beck's The Blaze interviewed the victims of govt terrorists

Oh govt terrorists, why must y'all be so f'ng hilarious:

“Safety of our all of our food products is our No. 1 priority,” Holton continued, adding that most of the items on the truck were not labeled and that the eggs were not cleaned or graded, which she said is also required by the state’s food law.

** Please note that Jennifer Holton, a spokeswoman for MDARD (Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development), referred to PRIVATE property of the farmers and their customers, as "our food products"! Pretty telling, eh?

‘It’s Ridiculous’: Why the State Ordered Co-Op to Dump 248 Gallons of Raw Milk and Toss 1,200 Organic Eggs
Jul. 24, 2014 4:18pm Liz Klimas

Jenny Samuelson wasn’t on the delivery truck carrying 248 gallons of raw milk, 100 dozen organic eggs and other local meat and dairy products. If she herself was making the rounds to co-op members in Michigan, she said what occurred last week never would have happened in the first place.

According to Samuelson, the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development stopped her brother, who was making the deliveries, and seized all of the products in a licensing dispute. Though the meat and some other products were returned to Samuelson this week, provided she would not sell them, she was forced to dump all the milk costing about $3,600 by her estimates, break the 1,200 eggs and dispose of the other dairy products.

“It was actually the consumers products that they dumped,” Samuelson, the owner of My Family Co-Op, told TheBlaze Thursday. “It was perfectly good milk too.”

“It’s sad we’ve got to fight for our rights just to get good food,” she added.

The crux of the issue was that the state said Samuelson needed a license to distribute food in the way that she was.

H/T: SheldonFromDownUnder

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

Debbie's picture

This is so horrible! They need the Farm-to-Consumer Legal

Defense Fund to come to their aid and sue MI Dept of Ag for damages and full restitution! I hope they are members, if not they should join immediately! http://www.farmtoconsumer.org/

Debbie

yup. hope so, too

they should all band together and form a support network, because these things are only going to ramp up.

along with predictable capital controls, at the current Fed. Res./IRS/Treasury crackdown trajectory: they're gonna target anyone deemed to be "independent," or those who want to be free from the corporatist system of big box stores, and chain stores/restaurants/groceries, etc.

basically anyone with cognitive faculties intact who value the word freedom, independence, self-sufficiency, true self-sustainability.

the usual govt-terrorist modus operandi, before the proverbial collapse...

me thinks, anywhoo...

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

MDA

Most Disfunctinoal Agency.

Get a real job, a@@holes.

Never be afraid to ask simple questions.

My Revolutionary Ancestors are rolling in their graves.

We need another revolution.

yup. no doubt.

but a revolution is already here, IMHO.

suppose the real question is: 'what form its next phase will take?' ...is perhaps all up for grabs...

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

It's clear the federal government wants never ending war

War against anyone and anything that they can use to justify it's continuance. It's only a matter of time before someone somewhere fights back with furious violence. And when that happens, it will escalate the police state until mass tyranny seems absolute. But they will be running scared once the people become callous and have nothing left to lose.
Just my 2 cents.

yup. for those who've long sensed that

S is about to HTF, that sentiment ain't being alleviated any, with more and more of these occurrences...

who knows what or when, or even whom that "it" point will be.

I pray for peace, but there is no doubt, the govt terrorists are pushing every button they delude they can leverage/exploit.

unfortunately, no tyrant in history has stopped himself from himself...

it's almost like this fire has its own trajectory, and must be let played out, until it burns itself out, or someone does it for them.

who knows which it will be...but let us all hope for peace sakes, no one has to find out...

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

There is a time and place for civil disobedience

How I wish these farmers stood up for their rights! If they had the courage (or maybe they lacked knowledge?), they could have pushed back. At the very least, they could have bought themselves time, time enough to get a lawyer, or some guns, or gotten public support.

"Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice." -- Thomas Paine

yup. that's the thing though:

each individual has his/her own pre-set (or for many, worse: no-set) proverbial "Line in the Sand"/Crossing the Rubicon, especially among those of us who DO know what trajectory all this is fast, now more overt & ubiquitously leading to.

to some, that line has long been passed. to others, it's just verging on the line, etc.

who knows: at the current ubiquitous 24/7 policestate copthuggery & just your run of the mill daily govt-terrorists going apeshiit, wouldn't be surprised in the least, when Americans are gonna form more visible Committees of Safety, who can be mobilized with one radio callout, to converge wherever either their members, neighbors, or anyone of the citizenry are being harassed, beaten, assaulted, or worse, about to be murdered by govt terrorists: in same spirit of copblock, but a slightly more visible deterrent/'PEACE through Strength'-option, to be the watchers, vs. the 'watchers.'

It'd be like an all volunteer citizen vigilance brigade, who essentially stay abreast of PD/FD radio, no different than what reporters have always done, but show up in platoon sized force with shiit loads of HD cameras, livestream cameras, an army of mini-quadrocopter cam, smartphone backup cam, backup backup cams, and open carry in states where it's 'legal' to make sure the situation doesn't get out of hand.

Who knows? Perhaps things like that may begin in places like Detroit, if the situation does not improve, in coming months or years.

Always a holding pattern with these things. It's like everyone with an awakened pulse of Red Pill pumpin' through them all know something ominous coming down the pike; hell even many sheeple at a primal level sense it, though they have no godly idea how or why it's happening. Then again, suppose no one really does either.

only time will tell... no good answers .o/

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

The bottom line...

Where is the Sheriffs Department?

“The bottom line answer is your county sheriff. Ultimately, he is the one who will decide what is and what is not enforced in your county. He has the authority and is oath bound duty to interpose himself on your behalf to protect you from all enemies, both foreign and domestic. He is the people's protector.” Sheriff Richard Mack (RET)

The Sheriff is elected by the People and is the Peoples Law Officer.

Elect an Oath Keeper.

Live in Liberty
Tom Rankin