Valley Milk Simply Bottled is the California raw milk that’s been quarantined and ordered recalled four times since 2019, most recently last week.
The Modesto Bee just paid a visit to the dairy, which is located six miles west of the City of Modesto. The local dairy newspaper reports finding dairyman Joe Bento “unfazed.”
“Even though we’re going through stuff like this, I still enjoy it,” Bento told the Bee.
When he says “stuff like this, “ Bento means the recent report by the California Department of Health about illegal levels of Campylobacter jejuni found by the state’s Department of Food and Agriculture in raw cow milk produced and bottled by his company.
A mandatory recall and quarantine resulted from “stuff like this.”
Bento told the Bee that he is looking forward to getting back to selling raw, unpasteurized milk directly to consumers. With the recall and quarantine, the … Read more