Farm Tours are Back!

March 1, 2021 | CheeseTrail

Finally, the time has come! Let’s visit all our beloved farms and spend some time outdoors, safely! Harley Farms Tours are back. A Central Coast oasis of fun. And an incredible farm store too. “Join our local guides on a walking tour of the farm. Say hello to this year’s kids. Walk alongside our milking herd, […]

Daily Driver SF – Job Opportunity

February 26, 2021 | CheeseTrail

Looking to get into cheese? Daily Driver SF now hiring! Daily Driver is hiring a Head Cheesemaker.  This position is for a talented, dependable, kind, creative and fun cheesemaker, who has prior experience in all aspects of cheesemaking and affinage. Come and work at San Francisco‚Äôs only cheesemaking facility!  COMPANY DESCRIPTIONDaily Driver is an organic wood-fired bagel […]

Pedrozo Dairy & Cheese Co

February 1, 2021 | CheeseTrail

Meet Pedrozo Dairy, a small family run farmstead cheesemaker. Pedrozo Dairy & Cheese Co. started a little more than 20 years ago in Orland, with their raw milk cheese made from their tiny herd of around 20 cows of various, little known breeds, which graze in the fields between their house, the barn and the creamery. This […]

Thank you Sue and Peggy!

January 18, 2021 | CheeseTrail

Sue Conley and Peggy Smith, who together started and founded Cowgirl Creamery in 1997, are retiring. These two wonderful women not only pioneered the resurgence of artisan cheese, but changed the face of West Marin agriculture by promoting the idea that chefs showcase local farm products. Forever grateful for what they’ve done, including bringing us […]

Stuyt Dairy Farmstead

January 4, 2021 | CheeseTrail

Visit this father and daughter cheese maker tandem in Escalon in California’s Central Valley Rick and daughter, Anastasia Stuyt, are the cheese makers. Only a small percentage of the milk produced on the dairy is used to make an Artisanal Farmstead Raw Milk Cheese. Their cheese is best described as a Dutch cheese, which is […]