Camphill Village Kimberton Hills Dairy

Rating
Farm/Brand HeadquartersKimberton, PA
ProductsFluid milk, raw milk
Websitewww.camphillkimberton.org
Market AreaPA
Total Score1465

Camphill Village Kimberton Hills’ biodynamic raw milk dairy farm is comprised of mixed pasture, hay and arable land. Located 50 minutes outside of Philadelphia, the dairy sits on 250 acres of their 432-acre Kimberton, Pennsylvania farm. Their crew of up to 10 farmers includes villagers, coworkers, and service volunteers, who form a close-knit team working together to meet the needs of the farm and animals.

This brand’s products can be found in Pennsylvania in some grocery chains and small natural foods stores.

CriteriaPointsComment
TOTAL (possible score is 2700)1465
5-Cow Rating | Top-Rated—Beyond Organic
Ownership structure100Community dairy; non-profit
Milk Supply100Single milk source
Organic Production100Brand only markets organic
Disclosure of Information for Verification100Full disclosure
Organic Certification100Stellar Certification Services
Other Labels/Standards0None (currently working on biodynamic certification)
Grass-fed90100% grass-fed without outside standards
Soy Free Ration?Yes
Pasture100True pasturing using rotational grazing
Times Milked90Two times a day (standard protocol on legitimate organic dairies)
Cull/death Rate90Low cull rate and even lower death rate
Replacements100Closed herd
Calves95Calves raised with mothers on pasture
Antibiotic Use100No antibiotic use
Hormone Usage100No hormone use
Farm Support100Farmer on premises
Procurement of Ingredients100No outside ingredients used
Extra Credit0None