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American Humane Association Announces Newest Certified Producer: Brown Cow

3/29/2011 1:16:00 PM

Tags: Food

American Humane Association’s farm animal welfare certification program, American Humane Certified, is proud to introduce its newest certified producer—Brown Cow.

One of the nation’s leading producer of all-natural yogurt is the first national yogurt brand to become an American Humane Certified producer. The American Humane Certified seal will be featured on Brown Cow Cream Top, Low Fat, Nonfat and Parfait cups at grocers everywhere. The seal signifies that an independent, third-party audit found Brown Cow’s animal care and handling met more than 200 criteria certified by American Humane Association.

“Brown Cow yogurt has always come from farms that treat their cows well. Now consumers can be sure of it,” said Colin Van Ostern, Brown Cow Brand Manager. “It’s one of the reasons our all-natural yogurt is so rich, creamy, and delicious.”

“We are delighted to welcome Brown Cow as an American Humane Certified producer, recognizing their longstanding commitment to the humane treatment of animals,” said Robin Ganzert, Ph.D., President and CEO of American Humane Association. “Brown Cow—known for quality, nutritious and delicious products—joins a vibrant community of producers nationally who recognize both the value of, and increasing consumer demand for, the American Humane Certified label.”

About American Humane Association

Since 1877, the historic American Humane Association has been at the forefront of virtually every major advance in protecting children, pets and farm animals from cruelty, abuse and neglect. Today we’re also leading the way in understanding human-animal interaction and its role in society. As the nation’s voice for the protection of children and animals, American Humane Association reaches millions of people every day through groundbreaking research, education, training and services that span a wide network of organizations, agencies and businesses. You can help make a difference, too. Visit American Humane Association at For a list of American Humane Certified producers, visit

About Brown Cow

The best-selling all-natural yogurt in the U.S., Brown Cow has made delicious, healthy, all-natural yogurts for the whole family since 1973.  Known for pasteurizing its milk slowly and gently at low temperatures, the company carefully crafts its Cream Top, Low Fat, Nonfat, Parfait and Greek yogurt one small batch at a time. Brown Cow is proud to be American Humane Certified ( and made with 100% Real California Milk ( Part of the Stonyfield Farm family since 2003, Brown Cow shares Stonyfield’s support for family farms and environmental protection efforts, and only works with farmers who pledge not to treat their cows with artificial growth hormone, rBGH. Together, Brown Cow and Stonyfield will continue to deliver premium products and serve their communities from coast to coast. Visit Brown Cow online at:

This press release is presented without editing for your information. The Herb Companion does not recommend, approve or endorse the products and/or services offered. You should use your own judgment and evaluate products and services carefully before deciding to purchase.   

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