Amaltheia Organic Dairy

Rating
Farm/Brand HeadquartersBozeman, MT
ProductsCheese (goat)
Websitewww.amaltheiadairy.com
Market AreaMT, Web Sales
Total Score1445
CriteriaPointsComment
TOTAL (possible score is 2700)1445
5-Cow Rating | Top-Rated—Beyond Organic
Ownership structure100Farmstead dairy
Milk Supply100Single farm
Organic Production100Brand only markets organic
Disclosure of Information for Verification100Full transparency
Organic Certification100Montana Department of Agriculture
Other Labels/Standards0None. Farm received EcoStar award three times for sustainability and environmental efforts
Grass-fed45Meets minimum USDA percent intake requirements
Soy Free Ration?Yes, no soy in feed ration
Pasture70Good pasture compliance
Times Milked90Two times a day (standard organic protocol)
Cull/death Rate100Low cull/death rate
Replacements100Closed herd
Kids80Doelings stay with their mothers for three days
Antibiotic Use100No antibiotic use
Hormone Usage100No hormones used
Farm Support100Daily interaction
Procurement of Ingredients100No outside ingredients used
Extra Credit60This goat dairy gets all of their feed from domestic sources, and grows some of their own grain and hay