Hawaii Island Goat Dairy

 

Dick and "Salty Dawg"

Dick Feeding Kids

Heather in the Cheese Room

 

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Dick is a retired farrier having shod horses for over 35 years.  He currently makes the

dairy’s much sought after Big Island Feta. He also keeps the dairy’s machinery and

equipment running in tip top shape.  But his favorite responsibility is the kid nursery.  Dick

hand raises and bottle feeds all the goat kids with tender loving care.  Heather  has worked

in the veterinary profession all her life and currently spends several off farm hours per week

at a local veterinary hospital.  Her farm chores include milking the does twice daily and

making the soft chevre, Big Island Goat Cheese.