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Real Raw Milk Facts

Mississippi

Raw Milk Laws & Regulations

Retail Sale of Raw Milk Allowed?
No
Other Sale of Raw Milk Allowed
Yes - incidental sales of raw goat milk from farms with fewer than 9 goats directly to the consumer acceptable. Advertising of such sales not permitted.
Citations:
Miss. Code Ann. § 75-31-65 (adopts Grade A Pasteurized Milk Ordinance and makes exception for incidental sales of raw goat milk).
Requirements:

Raw Milk Bills & Related Legislation

2014 Legislative Session

Bill: S 2765

Provides that an owner of any hoofed animal (ungulates) may use the milk from the mammal for the owner's personal consumption or other personal use.

Status:
Died in Committee
Link:
http://legiscan.com/MS/bill/SB2765/2014

2014 Legislative Session

Bill: H 862

Provides that the construction of the provisions of law regulating milk and milk products shall not be deemed to prohibit an independent or partial owner of any hoofed mammal from using the milk from such animal for the owner's personal consumption or other personal use.

Status:
Died in Committee
Link:
http://legiscan.com/MS/bill/HB862/2014

2013 Legislative Session

Bill: H 948

Keeps counties or municipalities from regulating sales of unprocessed agricultural products directly from the farmer to the consumer

Status:
Died in Committee
Link:
http://legiscan.com/MS/bill/HB948/2013

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