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Real Raw Milk Facts

Kentucky

Raw Milk Laws & Regulations

Retail Sale of Raw Milk Allowed?
No
Other Sale of Raw Milk Allowed
Yes - unpasteurized goat milk may be sold with doctor's recommendation.
Citations:
Grade A Pasteurized Milk Ordinance standards adopted. 902 KAR 50:110. Goat milk allowance KRS 217C.090. Raw goat milk must be sold only at a permitted farm. 902 KAR 50:120.
Requirements:

Raw Milk Bills & Related Legislation

2012 Regular Session, ended 29-Mar-12 Legislative Session

Bill: SB 47

Legalize "herdshares" without a state permit; create a new section of KRS Chapter 217C to allow for the sale of raw milk at a farm site.

Status:
Passed Senate (22-15); Referred to House Agriculture and Small Business Committee
Link:
http://www.lrc.ky.gov/record/12rs/sb47.htm

2012 Regular Session Legislative Session

Bill: BR 294

Would amend KRS 217C.030 to define “permitted producer” and “raw milk”; create a new section of KRS Chapter 217C to allow for the sale of raw milk at a farm site.

Status:
Introduced
Link:
http://www.lrc.ky.gov/record/12RS/SB47.htm

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