Scorecards

Umpqua Dairy

Cornucopia’s investigations have confirmed that these brands are likely not “factory dairies” in the traditional sense of the word. However, partial scores have been given due to incomplete information. This brand may be a good choice, but we recommend that consumers do their homework and reach out to brand representatives to ensure it meets a… Read more »

Kemps (Dairy Farmers of America)

Store brands include organic milk that has been privately labeled by grocery chains. Typically, these businesses buy products wholesale and then market those finished or packaged products with their own labels. The inherent problem with private labels is that they lack transparency. Store brands may get their milk from highly rated producers, but they may… Read more »

Hiland Dairy

This brand is known or suspected to be practicing outside the letter and the intent of organic rules and regulations. They were the least transparent in Cornucopia’s investigation and information was difficult to confirm outside of their participation. Brands like this one may damage the organic marketplace as a whole by undermining confidence in the… Read more »

Similac (Abbott Laboratories)

Store brands include organic milk that has been privately labeled by grocery chains. Typically, these businesses buy products wholesale and then market those finished or packaged products with their own labels. The inherent problem with private labels is that they lack transparency. Store brands may get their milk from highly rated producers, but they may… Read more »

Mama Sattva

Cornucopia’s investigations have confirmed that these brands are likely not “factory dairies” in the traditional sense of the word. However, partial scores have been given due to incomplete information. This brand may be a good choice, but we recommend that consumers do their homework and reach out to brand representatives to ensure it meets a… Read more »

Greenwise (Publix)

Store brands include organic milk that has been privately labeled by grocery chains. Typically, these businesses buy products wholesale and then market those finished or packaged products with their own labels. The inherent problem with private labels is that they lack transparency. Store brands may get their milk from highly rated producers, but they may… Read more »

Galbani (Lactalis)

Store brands include organic milk that has been privately labeled by grocery chains. Typically, these businesses buy products wholesale and then market those finished or packaged products with their own labels. The inherent problem with private labels is that they lack transparency. Store brands may get their milk from highly rated producers, but they may… Read more »

Simply Balanced (Target)

Store brands include organic milk that has been privately labeled by grocery chains. Typically, these businesses buy products wholesale and then market those finished or packaged products with their own labels. The inherent problem with private labels is that they lack transparency. Store brands may get their milk from highly rated producers, but they may… Read more »

Applegate Farms (Hormel)

This brand is known or suspected to be practicing outside the letter and the intent of organic rules and regulations. They were the least transparent in Cornucopia’s investigation and information was difficult to confirm outside of their participation. Brands like this one may damage the organic marketplace as a whole by undermining confidence in the… Read more »

Glanbia Foods

This brand is known or suspected to be practicing outside the letter and the intent of organic rules and regulations. They were the least transparent in Cornucopia’s investigation and information was difficult to confirm outside of their participation. Brands like this one may damage the organic marketplace as a whole by undermining confidence in the… Read more »