Some of Our Favorite Links
Support Bill HR 778 to End Raw Milk Ban
Congressman Ron Paul has introduced HR 778, a bill that would effectively end the current federal ban on raw milk and raw milk products for human consumption in interstate commerce.
American Cheese Society
a group of dedicated people who love to eat, produce, sell and talk cheese. The ACS is holding its next annual meeting in Austin TX in August of 2009. If you love cheese, don't miss this one.
Artisan and farmstead cheeses from Point Reyes Station, California, and from other corners of North America and Europe
The British Sheep Dairying Association
publishes a marvelous journal on sheep dairying.
Great site from Paul and Amy, aka the Tomatoe Queen and fantastic Yogurt makers, right out of Barbara Kingsolvers latest book Animal, Vegetable, Miracle and all right here in our little hamlet of Ashfield.
Sprout Creek Farm
is a non-profit working farm in Dutchess County NY, providing educational & spiritual development programs for all ages.As well as making impressive farmstead cheese.
The Cheese Web
created by one of the world's leading authorities on cheese, Juliet Harbutt, has lots of information on cheese stuff around the world.
A fun site, with individual accounts of the cheesemaking process.
Pure Luck Farm
In Dripping Springs Texas,cheese and workshops for anyone who wants to go further in their cheesemaking education on the artisanal level.
If you care anything about the state of the planet check this out. Heifer animals and training offer hungry families around the world a way to feed themselves & become self-reliant.
Wisconsin Dairy Artisan Network
features artisans of Wisconsin. Includes how to start a cheesemaking business in WI.
Fankhauser's Cheese Page
is a site for beginners to have some fun learning a number of easy recipe to make at home.
The Dairy Pipeline
A technical resource newsletter, for Dairy Manufacturers.
The Vermont Cheese Council
helping cheesemakers from Vermont promote & help each other. If you are planning a trip, don't miss this, they even have a Vermont Cheese Trail.
Cheesemaking from Camels Milk
Simply put, this is a fascinating paper, A bit esoteric but never the less a fun read.
The Mozzarella Company
in Dallas TX, owned by Paula Lambert has tours, classes, great cheeses and monthly specials, all on Paula's beautifully put together site.
a cheese resource list.
a newspaper for the cheese trade on a large scale technical level.
site is amazing! (As much as I love cheese, art is my first love!) Donna's art goes right to my heart.
Rock River Studio
is another fabulous artists retreat for women to relax and create beauty in Vermont.
Artisanal Cheese Center
ships the finest cheeses in the world to your door.
A British site with information about small scale and commercial cheesemaking courses in England.
Dairy Science Info
a scientific site for the cheesemaker wanting to delve deeper into their hobby
is a consulting company focused on helping small companies make great food make a profit. Guidance on managing in harmony with a values-based world view founded in real world experience.
Orb Weaver Farm
One of my favorite cheesemaking duos, Marjorie and Marion came to one of my first workshops in the late 70's, became artisanal cheesemakers and the rest is history...and what a beautiful history it has become.
sells used commercial cheesemaking equipment.