Aurora Organic Dairy (AOD) has officially opened its 127,000 sq ft milk production and storage facility in Columbia, Missouri.
AOD said the new plant will help it deliver more organic milk products with all the variety and convenience expected by today’s consumers.
Its state-of-the-art aseptic milk bottling line makes AOD one of very few dairy plants in America to distribute shelf-stable organic milk products.
“Our company’s mission is to deliver high-quality organic milk with integrity to everyone, everywhere,” said Aurora Organic Dairy CEO Scott McGinty.
“Products like these not only offer consumers more organic product choices, but they also help expand markets for organic milk producers.
“Innovation is rapidly changing the face of dairy beverages like never before, and organic milk is no exception.”
The facility will process and package an variety of products including value-added dairy products and extended shelf-life milk, among others.