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Santa Monica firm sells camel's milk as healthful, but pricey, drink
Santa Monica firm sells camel's milk as healthful, but pricey, drink

With a plastic white cap and powder blue label, the Desert Farms milk bottle matches the idyllic image of the doorstep milk bottle. But a closer look reveals something a bit different: "Make every day a humpday." It is the lighthearted slogan of America's first retail camel's milk company. Supplied by seven small camel farms, most of them owned by Amish, the Santa Monica-based company recently sold its 100,000th dollar of camel milk as it spreads its claims of nutritional and health benefits. "What we know about the camel milk is that, in terms of health, it outperforms every other dairy beverage," said Walid Abdul-Wahab, 23, who came up with the idea behind...

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