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Big Island Dairy to process its own milk, bypassing Meadow Gold

  • RON PAUL / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    Freshly packaged milk travels down the line at Big Island Dairy’s new $10 million processing plant in Ookala.

  • RON PAUL / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    Cows are milked up to three times per day at the Big Island Dairy farm in Ookala.

  • RON PAUL / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    Plant manager Nick Spells inspects one of the milk silos where fresh raw milk is stored. Big Island Dairy’s new processing plant can handle about 18,000 gallons of milk daily.

Hawaii consumers can soon expect to see a new brand of local milk, and for the first time in a long time it will be direct from a major dairy. Read more

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