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How Will California’s Climate Ambitions Reshape Food and Agriculture?

Civil Eats At the outset of last month’s Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco—even before the release this week of a dire U.N. climate report—California Governor Jerry Brown made...

House votes to extend 20-year lease to cattle ranches on Point Reyes National Seashore

San Francisco Chronicle A years-long disagreement between cattle ranchers and conservation groups over which grazing animals should get precedence on the grasslands covering Point Reyes National Seashore — dairy cows...

Cream Dreams — How Straus Family Creamery stays afloat in the rocky dairy industry

PACIFIC SUN “We’re not for sale,” says Albert Straus, as pints of soft, mushy coffee ice cream come down the conveyor belt at Petaluma’s Straus Family Creamery and are placed...

Taste Test: Local, Sustainable Whole Milk From 6 Top California Dairies

KQED FOOD (Image on the homepage, courtesy of Wendy Goodfriend.) If your family drinks milk, you’ll want to read this guide to the sustainable whole milk choices available in the...

Straus Family Creamery proves itself a model citizen

DAIRY FOODS MAGAZINE Straus Family Creamery has a calling that goes well beyond being a successful manufacturer of organic dairy products. The Marshall, Calif.-based operator wants family dairy farms in...

Staying Ahead of the Curve with Albert Straus

CALIFORNIA DAIRY The Straus family has been producing milk in Marshall (Marin County) on Northern California’s scenic North Coast for nearly eight decades. Despite Bay Area development pressures, the area...

The Fancy Butter Buying Guide

BLOOMBERG PURSUITS In October, news of a French butter shortage shook the food world to its croissant-shaped core. Prices tripled in France as consumers nervously hoarded caches. In some areas,...

Plants of the Future: Sustainable food processing from beginning to end

REFRIGERATED & FROZEN FOODS Straus Family Creamery—instituting organic farming practices In July, Albert Straus of Straus Family Creamery, Marshall, Calif., launched what is said to be the first full-scale electric...

Sustainable Food Makers Are Worried About the Future of Whole Foods Under Amazon

FAST COMPANY At the Straus Family Farm, next to Tomales Bay north of San Francisco, the feed truck that delivers food to nearly 300 dairy cows now runs on electricity...

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