Co-Owner // McCarty Family Farms
Ken is co-owner of McCarty Family Farms, an award-winning operation for its environmental sustainability. The McCarty family has grown their dairy from 1,500 milking cows on one site in 2005 to 12,000 across five different dairies today. They currently process approximately 685,000 pounds of raw milk each day through an evaporative condensing plant and ship all of their product to Danone North America, formerly Dannon Yogurt and Whitewave. Ken is responsible for animal welfare, compliance to third-party certifications, sustainability initiatives and public relations along with helping manage the Rexford dairy in western Kansas.