Dela Ends, Lisa Kivirist and Kriss Marion

Dela, Lisa and Kriss are farmers and mothers who, with the Institute for Justice’s representation, successfully obtained a state judicial exemption for the sale of homemade baked goods. They are still fighting to expand the law to other safe, homemade foods, and they have formed the Wisconsin Cottage Foods Association to help organize and inspire home-based food businesses throughout the state.

  • February 11, 2021    |   Economic Liberty

    Selling homemade foods is a great way to support your family—unless you’re in Wisconsin. Wisconsin bans the sale of many homemade foods, including common and shelf-stable foods like candies, chocolates, granola and roasted coffee beans. For those who would dare sell, say, a piece of fudge made in their home kitchen, the punishment includes up…

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