In the News - Straus Family Creamery


Majority of dairy farms in Marin and Sonoma Counties are now organic

Seems like a long time ago, when the Straus family dairy became the first certified organic dairy in California and the western United States. Now,…

Albert Straus Comments at California Coastal Commission Workshop on Agriculture

On May 8, 2013, the California Coastal Commission held a workshop on agriculture in the coastal zone in San Rafael, California. A number of speakers…

Albert Straus Comments at NOSB Meeting in Portland

On April 9, 2013, the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) had their bi-annual meeting in Portland, OR. Albert Straus attended the meeting to share his…

Holiday Dessert Recipe Contest Winners

We are very pleased to announce the winners of our December 2012 Holiday Dessert Recipe Contest on Facebook.

GMO Showdown – Press Democrat June 17, 2012

State ballot measure requiring labeling of genetically engineered items divides North Coast's organic, traditional farmers and food producers.

President Obama Calls on Northern California Sustainability Leaders to Share Their Insights

In mid-March, Albert Straus was invited to a White House sponsored Energy, Environment and Conservation Roundtable, one of a series of talks initiated by President…

California Right to Know Campaign confident to get on ballot in November

On May 2nd, the 2012 California Right to Know Campaign submitted a total of 971,126 signatures in support of GMO labeling.

Just Label It Submits 1.1 Million Comments to the FDA

On March 27, the national Just Label It Campaign and their 525 partners (Straus Family Creamery is one of them) submitted 1.1 million consumer comments…

GMO Labeling – Feels Like This Might Actually Happen

An estimated 60-70% of all processed foods in the US are likely to contain at least some GMOs – so practically everyone eats them, probably…