SpringWood Organic Farm

Rating
Farm/Brand HeadquartersKinzers, PA
ProductsYogurt, grassfed
Websitewww.springwoodfarm.com
Market AreaPA
Total Score1680
CriteriaPointsComment
TOTAL (possible score is 2700)1680
5-Cow Rating | Top-Rated—Beyond Organic
Ownership structure100Family farm
Milk Supply100Single farm
Organic Production100Brand only markets organic
Disclosure of Information for Verification100Full disclosure
Organic Certification85Pennsylvania Certified Organic (PCO)
Other Labels/Standards80PCO 100% Grassfed Certification
Grass-fed100100% grassfed, certified
Soy Free Ration?Yes
Pasture90Excellent pasture compliance
Times Milked90Two times a day (standard protocol on legitimate organic dairies)
Cull/death Rate70Moderate cull/death rate
Replacements100Closed herd
Calves90Calves raised on nanny cows
Antibiotic Use100No antibiotic use
Hormone Usage100No hormones used
Farm Support100Single farm
Procurement of Ingredients100No outside ingredients used
Extra Credit175OSP submitted, very transparent. With respect to the concern of fraudulent grain imports, this dairy is 100% grass fed and produces most of own feed , and buy some forgage (hay) from locals.