A legal tussle has ensued over milk produced and processed in
Pennsylvania Gov. Edward Rendell and Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff last week petitioned the
“By ignoring a mountain of evidence, the Milk Marketing Board failed to do its most important job — help more dairy farmers get a fair price for their milk,” Rendell says.
Doug Eberly, general counsel for the Pennsylvania Milk Marketing Board, declined comment when contacted by Dairy Herd Management on Monday. “Since it’s a Board order and it’s being appealed, we’re not saying anything.”
In a press release immediately following the order on April 1, the Marketing Board noted the original proposal would have required
In both situations,