Local milk – where to get it


For the most amazing list of organic, family-owned or independent dairies, see the wonderful blog site – FlavourCrusader.com . If you’re a dairy drinker, here’s where to get it! … Big thanks to Sharon for this great work!.

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As the major supermarkets fight wars over the price of milk, other players step out of the ring and compete with quality. Small dairies still pasteurise to meet health regulations, yet many supply milk non-homogenised; the milk retains its creamy texture and an old-fashioned layer of cream rises to the top.

Most also do not add non-milk additives, permeates or stabilisers. So they sell… just milk.  Revolutionary!

Here’s a list of organic, family-owned or independent dairies; the milk is stocked in markets and shops near you.   … more

Reproduced from FlavourCrusader.com.  Read more here.


Best practice Milk

  1. Schulz Organic Dairy – Non-homogenized, Organic/bio-dynamic, returnable-refillable-milk in glass bottles.
  2. Made By Cow – Revolutionary new cold-press process and farm. See the article  and video.
  3. How Now Dairy –  Dairy in Wunghnu, VIC with ethical edge!

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Support farmers

How many dairy farmers have reached the end of the line, where they cannot go further with a large operation, and they have to make a change?

After being dairy farmers all their lives, Ross and Leanne Dobson are selling their world renowned dairy farm in Tasmania. Fortunately letting go also makes way for new beginnings.  More on Landline.

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Buy direct. Support small farmers, avoid supermarket milk. See the Local Harvest map for listings tagged ‘Eggs, meat & dairy’. Explore more great dairy options at the Open Food Network.

See Sally’s blog post – Aug 2020: Good News from the Milk Shop