The production of organic milk is a closely monitored, environmentally friendly process. Local forage and pasture land are managed without the use of pesticides, chemical fertilizers, and genetically modified organisms (GMO). Dairy cows are fed organic feed and the use of synthetic hormones is prohibited, while antibiotics are allowed only when necessary. Organic milk and derived products are associated by the consumers with sustainable agriculture and health benefits.
Organic raw milk is a homogenous liquid with a characteristic smell and creamy white color. The product is directly collected from farm animals. It contains fats, proteins, and lactose in variable amounts.
Organic raw milk is the baseline product for the majority of dairy segments. Depending on the process, it is used in the production of yogurts, butter, cheeses, creams, and many more.
Range of milk offered by Foodcom
- Raw milk
- Skimmed Milk
- UHT milk
- Organic raw milk
Typically, organic milk contains about 4.2% fat, 3.3% proteins, 4.9% lactose, and 0.7% minerals.
Fat content – 2.8 – 5.0%
pH value – 6.55 – 6.8%
Protein content – 3.0 – 4.0%
Freezing point – 0.52
Inhibitors – absence
The product is stored at the temperature of 6ᵒC or less.
Packaging and transportation
Organic raw milk is transported in silo trucks. The trucks are only used for food transport, in clean, suitable containers by prevention of contamination resp. Other negative effects. A cleaning certificate of immediately previous cleaning (max. 48 h) is to present to the recipient plant. Delivery takes place in a maximum temperature of 6ᵒC.
Transport containers, that are in contract with the raw material, do not impair the quality of the raw material. They are in accordance with the current legal requirements for food, especially the Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004.
Why choose Foodcom as a European Dairy Provider
Our best service is confirmed by the BRC Agents & Brokers certificate.
Our great team of Sales Support will help our Traders conduct the contract and business deals in a smooth and efficient way to ensure the best quality service to all our Business Partners. Our logistics team will take care of transportation and the financial department will be responsible for all matters connected with the financial part of the deal.