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Tieton Creamery is Solar Powered

  Naches Heights is a verdant rural idyll nestled at the base of White Pass, on the world's longest Andesite lava flow where biodynamic vineyards and organic farms thrive on soils older than Mt. Rainier. For grapes, Naches Heights is Washington State's coolest and highest AVA, a gem of a appellation that is also a tourist area, known for its pristine and remote beauty.  Ruth and Lori Babcock have been farming for two decades, and are devoted to making the best cheeses while protecting the earth. We caught up with cheese maker Lori, who shared her views on sustainability and keeping the sheep and goats happy. "We are largely solar powered, as sunshine is abundant in Naches Heights - we have a very low carbon footprint, and very little waste, and have a tight supply chain ." farm fresh eggs " Ruth and I are  fighting global warming by using our farming methods,  the industrial food system is the biggest contributor to climate change.""says Lori, and  &quo

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