Dairy Consulting Services

Navigating dairy licensing in New Jersey can be difficult. Get the the help you need to obtain critical licenses to legally produce milk (milk your animals) and process milk (make value-added products for consumption). Package descriptions are below.

Dairy Production Consultation

The starter package for farms that want to start commercial milking with the end goal of selling raw milk to a wholesale processor.

What you’ll get

  • A check list of required infrastructure to be eligible for licensing with the NJ State Department of Health
  • Sixty minute 1 to 1 consultation via Zoom on your current goat housing and milking space with identification of gaps that need to be addressed prior to inspection.
  • Tutorial on best practices for safe raw milk handling and storage, including cleaning and sanitization approaches.
  • Record keeping training with record templates that can be used in your operation

Add a site visit for $300 within 90 miles of zip code 08559, includes written recommendations after visit completion.

Services start at $270.

Dairy Processing Consultation

For farms that are licensed to milk their animals, store raw milk, and sell raw milk to a wholesale processor.  This package will enable a licensed milk producer to move into value-added dairy processing.

  • A check list of required infrastructure to be eligible for licensing with the NJ State Department of Health for on-farm milk processing.
  • Sixty minute 1 to 1 consultation via Zoom on your proposed processing space with identification of gaps that need to be addressed prior to inspection.
  • Tutorial on best practices for milk processing, including cleaning and sanitization approaches.
  • Tutorial on finished product packaging and labeling requirements with suggested packaging vendors.
  • Tutorial on record keeping with record templates that can be used in your operation.
  • Sixty minute 1 to 1 wrap up consultation

Add a site visit for $300 within 90 miles of zip code 08559, includes written recommendations after visit completion

Services start at $570.

Start-up bundle: milk production and processing

$750  includes the milk production AND milk processing consultation.  This is addressed sequentially with the client, first the production requirements and next the processing requirements.

Interested in learning more about dairy consulting services?
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