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Is Lactose-Free Milk Dairy Free?

If you suffer from lactose intolerance, you may think that you must give dairy milk a miss. Many people mistakenly believe that if you can’t digest lactose, the only alternative to dairy milk is plant-based milk made from nuts or grains. However, this is a misconception. While there is no...

Is Dairy Farming Ethical?

Dairy products are a staple foodstuff for many people not just in Australia, but throughout the world. According to Statistica, in Australia, we consumed a total of 263.5 grams of milk, yoghurt and cheese per day in 2021! However, more and more people turning to veganism and questioning the ethics...

What is Non-Homogenised Milk?

The milk we buy from stores is usually pasteurised and homogenised. This means it’s been heated to kill any bacteria present and processed under pressure to break the fat globules into minute fragments so that all the particles in the milk are of the same size. These equally sized particles...

How is Dairy Farming Sustainable?

While it is true that all dairy farms operate in slightly different ways, the Australian dairy industry is committed to ensuring sustainable practices that will improve the future of dairy farming. The Little Big Dairy Co is part of this initiative and employs a number of sustainable dairy farming practices...

Autumn at The Little Big Dairy Co

Welcome... This is our first ever newsletter and we are so pleased to welcome you into this seasonal update from Australia’s only, Single Source Milk proudly produced by the Chesworth family -The Little Big Dairy Co. We hope you enjoy reading about the current happenings at the farm and factory,...

Little Big Vs Covid-19

What we are implementing to deliver our milk directly to YOU. Little Big as a farm, family and business have always been innovative thinkers. It is our mission to milk, process, bottle and deliver delicious Single Sourced milk to you, our customers. We are passionate about what we do and...