Pickle Bill

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5:08 pm
Thu September 12, 2013

Bill Would Allow Bake Goods To Be Sold Like "Pickle Bill"

Credit lafayetteurbanministry.org

Four years ago the Wisconsin legislature loosened restrictions on selling canning at places like Farmer's Markets. It was called the "Pickle Bill". Now a move is on to allow baked goods to be sold in a similar way.

The Assembly's Small Business Development Committee heard testimony this week on a bill allowing the selling of homemade baked goods like breads, muffins and cookies without the usual permit.

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