Precious Pastures


WARNING FROM IDPH: Raw milk has not been pasteurized and therefore may contain harmful bacteria that can cause serious illness in children, the elderly, persons with weakened immune systems, and women who are pregnant.

CONSUMERS MUST BRING THEIR OWN CONTAINERS TO FILL. Precious Pastures is unable to provide containers for purchase, rent, or loan.

MILK PURCHASES ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. PLEASE CALL AT LEAST 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE TO SCHEDULE A PICK-UP TIME.

Hours of operation:

 Monday through Saturday: 6:30 am to 8:00 am, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

 Sunday: 6:30 am to 8:00 am, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Prices are as follows:

 1-5 gallons: $8 per gallon

 6+ gallons: $7 per gallon

  Jersey milk facts

  • Jerseys are the second most popular breed of dairy cattle, and though they are small, they produce relatively large quantities of milk
  • Jersey milk has a high average butterfat content, at 4.9%
  • The average total protein in Jersey milk is 3.7%
  • Each of our Jersey cows produces 4-5 gallons per day!


  Guernsey milk facts

  • The average butterfat content in Guernsey milk is 4.5%
  • Guernsey milk has an average total protein of 3.5%
  • Each of our Guernsey cows produces 7-8 gallons per day!