There's a "huge potential," Kaiman said. "I can move all my own product. I can move all my own milk. I don't have to rely on anybody else."
While even small pasteurizers are a big investment for small farms, Peck said she wasn't concerned about losing money because she figures she'll be able to sell the equipment if she gets out of cheese making.
"Used dairy equipment is snatched up pretty quickly," she said.
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