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Your Korean Dad and Albert Straus on the Farm?!
There’s been a lot of conversation about dairy farming and its impact on the environment. Should we all be switching to alternative milks?
Climate Leaders Make a To-Do List for the White House
President Joe Biden is aiming to green the country’s electrical grids by 2035 and everything else by 2050, ambitions requiring thousands of specific federal actions to set states, cities and the private sector in a compatible direction.
Pilot Project: Tresch Family Farms
Tresch Family Farms is actively working to advance sustainability on their farms, beginning with a composting project funded by Zero Foodprint’s Restore California program that will increase their farmland’s carbon sequestration.
A Message For Our Community From Founder Albert Straus
Everyone has been deeply affected by this crisis. My thoughts are with you and the people closest to you. Our local communities, the family farmers who supply organic milk to us, our hard-working employees, and our customers are on my mind.
What Do You Value Most About Your Daily Ritual?
Whether your daily ritual starts with a cortado or a latte, do you place the same value on your choice of dairy milk as you do on your coffee beans?
5 Ways Congress Can Support Farmers to Mitigate Climate Change
In the summer of 1971, armed with a copy of Living the Good Life by Helen and Scott Nearing, I stepped off a ferry and onto North Haven Island in Maine. I was a back-to-the-lander, determined to live a more sustainable life.
Catching Rain for the Cows
This water conservation project will transition the dairy’s summertime water source from a shallow creekside well to a rainwater roof-catchment pond.
Dr. Vandana Shiva Visits Straus
Last fall, we had the great honor to welcome environmentalist Dr. Vandana Shiva at Straus Family Creamery for a visit. Although her sweet, humble demeanor and small build would never suggest it, we were quick to realize that we had a world-class activist and international leader in front of us, who has been named one of the seven most influential women in the world by Forbes Magazine.