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Southern Wisconsin Cheesemakers' and Dairymen's Association / Proceedings of the ninth annual meeting of the Southern Wisconsin Cheesemakers' and Dairymen's Association held at Monroe, Wisconsin, Thursday and Friday, March 11 and 12, 1909
(1909)

Marty, Fred
Dairy laws,   pp. 72-77 PDF (1.1 MB)


Page 77


SOUTHERN WIS. CHRESEMAKERS' & DAIRYME3N'S ASS'N. 77
said milk or cream is determined by the per cent. of butter
fat contained in same, or wherever the value of milk or
cream is determined by the per cent. of butter fat
contained in the same by the Babcock test.
la. Sale of false measure a misdemeanor [Section 2, chap-
ter 43, laws of 1903.] Any manufacturer, merchant, dealer
or agent in this state who shall offer for sale or sell a
milk pipette or measure test tube or bottle which is not
correctly marked or graduated as herein provided shall be
guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall
be punished as provided in section 4 of this act.
13. To under-read or over-read unlawful. [Section 3, ch.
43, laws of 1903, as amended by ch. 99, laws of 1905.] It
shall be unlawful for the owner, manager, agent of any
employee of a cheese factory, cream, or condensed milk
factory to falsely manipulate or under-read or over-read the
Babcock test or any other contrivance used for determining
the quality or value of milk or cream or to make any f a I s e
determination by said Babcock test or otherwise.
14. Penalty for violatinA either oT the preceedinA sections
[Section 4, ch. 43, laws of 1903, as amended by ch. 99, laws
of 1905.] Whoever shall violate any of the provisions of
this act shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon con-
viction thereof shall be punished by a fine of not less than
twentv-five dollars nor more than one hundred dollars for
each and every offense, or be imprisoned in the county jail
not less than thirty days nor more than sixty days.


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