Today is the summer solstice, heralding the start of summer. While the temperature in Iowa gets hotter, the days get shorter. Our farms typically experience what we like to call the "summer slump." This is when the pasture begins to grow more slowly and the cows give less milk. During the summer, the cows on our organic dairy farms spend most of their daytime in loafing areas and graze at night. The hot temperatures, coupled ...Read More
We are proud to offer certified organic Kalona SuperNatural™ dairy products because organic agricultural practices ensure the long-term health of life on our planet, including the soil, plants, animals and people. A significant part of the USDA National Organic Program (NOP) for dairy is all about outdoor access and pasture. Certified organic producers are required to provide livestock with year-round access to the outdoors, recognize pasture as a crop, establish a management plan for pasture, ...Read More
June is national dairy month and this time of year the cows on our farms have one thing on their minds--fresh pasture! Our producers know that cows do best when they can harvest their own feed from the pastures around them. They can hardly wait for the day when the fresh pasture has grown enough for the dairy cows to start grazing again. Here are a few photos from the small, family farms we work ...Read More
This delicious gluten-free Raspberry Lemon Coffee Cake topped with a Lemon Sour Cream Sauce is made with wholesome ingredients, no refined-sugars, and Kalona SuperNatural Organic Sour Cream! Go ahead, enjoy this cake for breakfast! Raspberry Lemon Sour Cream Coffee Cake Ingredients For Cake: 2 1/4 cups oat flour 1 tsp. nutmeg 1 1/2 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1/4 tsp. salt 3 whole eggs 1/2 cup Kalona SuperNatural Sour Cream 1/3 cup honey ...Read More
Kalona SuperNatural™ organic milk products are among the most natural and nutritious dairy products on the market. That’s because we believe in doing less—not more—when it comes to food. Extensive food processing has led society to be confused about what is “normal.” With Kalona SuperNatural™ products, we make it easy to demystify food. We bring you food in its most natural state.
Unlike larger companies, we know each and every farmer we work with. We visit their land. We know their families. We understand how and why they created their product. Together, we take pride in the products that bear the Kalona SuperNatural™ name.