We are constantly looking for ways to improve the efficiency of our operations while reducing our overall environmental impact. This means understanding that a good idea is a good idea – whether it comes from a plant worker or the CEO. It means taking a fresh look at the way we do things instead of slipping into a routine. And it means listening to our customers and our vendors and responding to their concerns quickly and transparently.
At every step of the production and delivery chain, we find ways to recycle a number of materials, lowering costs and helping the environment along the way. In fact, last year alone we recycled:
Without our dairy herds, we wouldn't exist. That’s why providing them with the finest care possible is in the best interest not only of our cows but also of Hiland Dairy. We go out of our way to make sure that each cow in our herds is treated humanely and has the best available medical care.
In addition, we continuously monitor the following:
Taking the very best care of cows and the environment, producing safe, wholesome milk, and adhering to the highest standards of workforce development. Our dairy farmers place great importance on the care and welfare of the animals on their farms, participating in an on-farm evaluation program that employs best practices in the areas of animal care and wellness, environmental stewardship, employee training, and milk safety and quality.Read More
It starts with a simple step and before you know it, all of your efforts to reduce waste and environmental impact really add up.