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Fans of unpasteurized milk buy shares of cows to avoid health laws (Monday, March 28, 2011)

Rebecca Martinez/staff STAUNTON — It’s thick. It’s creamy. It’s controversial. It’s raw milk, and it’s in quiet demand among natural food fans across the country. Bottled and refrigerated right from the cow, this milk skips the pasteurization process, during which … Continue reading

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Highland meat facility is under way (Sunday, February 6, 2011)

Rebecca Martinez/staff MONTEREY — The guide books love to point out that with a population of less than 2,500, Highland County has more sheep than people. The dry air and cool season grasses make Highland County a fine place for … Continue reading

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Fresh, never frozen turkeys: Staunton farm sells birds for Thanksgiving (Wednesday, November 24, 2010)

Rebecca Martinez – ROVING REPORTER STAUNTON — One sure way to avoid a long, messy thawing process in the days before Thanksgiving is to buy a turkey that’s never been frozen. It’s a selling point for Guy Freesen, who does … Continue reading

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