The first morning light washes its way onto a wooden fence around the pasture. Birds begin to busy themselves in the trees, and the sound of gravel crunches on the path, as tall rubber boots make their morning walk to the barn where the cows are ready to start their day. There has been plenty published on the benefits of organic. For us, it starts with the soil, free of GMO’s. Soil without pesticides grows healthy plants, which ensures quality milk.
Looking after the soil and the animals that graze on it is the primary concern of Avalon’s farmers.