Idaho Health Officials Link Eight Foodborne Illnesses to Raw Milk Dairy

October 21, 2015

Idaho health officials are investigating eight illnesses in the southwest part of the state likely associated with drinking unpasteurized (raw) milk from an Idaho dairy.

As of Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, four people sickened by Campylobacter and four with E. coli 0157:H7 infections had reported drinking raw milk produced by the Natural Farm Fresh Dairy in Kuna, ID, in the week prior to getting sick, according to state officials.

The investigation is continuing between the Southwest and Central District Health departments and the Idaho State Department of Agriculture.

“If people have recently purchased raw milk from this dairy, we advise them not to drink it and…