dairy foods consulting

Training and Consulting with Farmstead and Artisan Cheesemakers since 1996

As a dairy foods consultant and artisan cheesemaker, Peter Dixon draws on over 38 years of cheesemaking, as well as 25 years of consulting with people engaged in or interested in making cheese and dairy products . Peter works with dairy farmers and cheesemakers to research and develop, or improve their milk processing businesses.  

westminster artisan cheesemaking

At Westminster Artisan Cheesemaking in Westminster, Vermont, Peter offers small group cheesemaking instruction geared toward handmade artisan and farmstead cheese production.

Peter got his start in Food Safety while pursuing his M.S. in Dairy Science at the University of Vermont. The demonstrable connection between risk reduction practices and high quality cheese and dairy foods guides Peter's work as a consultant and a cheesemaker.