Westby Creamery

 

Welcome to the latest issue of Country Good News. As a farmer-owned cooperative, and producer of cultured dairy food products and hard cheeses for over 110 years; Westby Cooperative Creamery has a unique perspective on the dairy industry, from farm-to-fridge and everything in between.

The purpose of this e-newsletter is to share our news and views and other information, and to say THANKS for supporting and strengthening the local Family Dairy Farms of Westby Cooperative Creamery.

Please visit our website -- www.westbycreamery.com -- for more information and become one of our many new fans on Facebook - www.facebook.com/WestbyCreameryFanPage.

 

General Manager Update Letter - August, 2016 (Please click here)

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Patron Profile - Eric Timm - Wilson, WI

Meet Eric Timm, the fourth generation of his family to own and operate this now organic dairy farm. (Click here for link to website profile)

To learn more about the dairy industry and family dairy farms, please visit www.DairyDoingMore.org and www.DairyFarmingToday.org and www.MOSAorganic.org.

 

Employee Profile - Lori Whitney - Machine Operator

Meet Lori Whitney, one of the dedicated and experienced employees of Westby Cooperative Creamery. Lori is the Machine Operator of a 4-lane filler, packaging some of our high quality dairy food products. (Click here for link to website profile)

 

Creamery Plant Investment Completed

The latest investment in our Creamery manufacturing plant was completed in mid-August with the installation of a new HTST Pasteurization System. This new system will improve overall operations and production efficiencies. Please read the General Manager Letter at the above link for details.

 

Safe Quality Food Certification Awarded

Westby Cooperative Creamery has, again, received the Certificate of Registration in meeting the Safe Quality Food (SQF) requirements. These are internationally recognized standards for food safety that certify our commitment to safety and quality in dairy foods manufacturing. (Click here for link to more information).

 

News You Can Use - Sunshine Produces Crops and now Electricity

Sunshine is now being harnessed to produce electricity through the process of photovoltaic systems, commonly known as solar cells, that convert sunlight directly into electricity. Read this story about solar power installations on one of our Patron-Member dairy farms. (Click here for link to website article).

 

Our Cheese & Gift Store is Open Year-Round. Visit in Person or Online.

Cheese and gift items are always ready at our Country Goodness Cheese & Gift Store. Great for birthdays, anniversaries, family-get-togethers, picnics, office parties or any other event.

• You can visit in person at our Main Street Creamery Store location in downtown Westby, WI, seven days a week, from 8:00am-to-5:00pm.

• Or, visit anytime online via our website. Donít wait; order now for any occasion. (Click here for a link to our Country Goodness Online Cheese and Gift Store).

 

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