Misty Brook Farm

Rating
Farm/Brand HeadquartersAlbion, ME
ProductsFluid milk
Websitemistybrook.com
Market AreaMaine
Total Score1485

They write: “We distribute our own products; raw milk, raw half & half, raw cream, to all health food stores in Maine. We also have a farm shop at our farm in Albion, ME.”

CriteriaPointsComment
TOTAL (possible score is 2700)1485
5-Cow Rating | Top-Rated—Beyond Organic
Ownership structure100Family farm
Milk Supply100Farmstead dairy
Organic Production100Brand only markets organic dairy products
Disclosure of Information for Verification100Full disclosure
Organic Certification100MOFGA
Other Labels/Standards0None
Grass-fed90100% grass-fed with individual standards
Soy Free Ration?Yes
Pasture100Excellent pasture compliance
Times Milked95Once/day in summer, twice/day in winter
Cull/death Rate100Low cull rate
Replacements100Closed herd, except in time of expansion, replacements from highly rated sources
Calves100Calves raised on pasture with mothers or nurse cows for 6 months
Antibiotic Use100No antibiotic use
Hormone Usage100No hormones used
Farm Support100Farmstead dairy
Procurement of Ingredients100No outside ingredients used
Extra Credit0Pending