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Bovine Growth Hormone: Human Food Safety Evaluation

Juskevich, et al. Science 24 August 1990: 875-884.DOI:10.1126/science.2203142


Bovine somatotropin supplementation of dairy cows. Is the milk safe?
Daughaday WH, Barbano DM. JAMA. 1990 Aug 22-29;264(8):1003-5.


Weight status in young girls and the onset of puberty
J. Lee et al. Pediatrics 2007; 119: 624-630


Survery of retail milk consumption as affected by label claims regarding farm- 
management practices

Vicini, J et al. Journal of the American Dietetic Association. 2008; 108: 1198-1203


Not all calcium fortified beverages are equal
Heaney, RP et al. Nutrition Today. 2005; 40(1): 39-44.  


U.S. Department of Agriculture, Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion. 

Hiza, H., Bente, L. & Fungwe, T. Nutrient Content of the U.S. Food Supply, 2005. 
Home Economics Research Report No. 58, March 2008. 


NDC Dairy Council Digest, “Modern Dairy Farming Practices & Milk Quality: Myths & Facts”


US Food and Drug Administration, "National Milk Drug Residue Database"


US Food and Drug Administration, "Report on the Food and Drug Administration's Review 
of the Safety of Recombinant Bovine Somatotropin"


Dairy Farming Today, "Myths vs. Facts"