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They love our soap in Long Island, New York.

Could this location be much more different than Long Island, New York?

Why Long Island?

New York City and the Long Island metro area are some of the areas we see our soap being sent to often. The harsh environment that a Northern US winter offers will have a drying effect on people’s skin, I am sure. But this much we have noticed over the years of sending soap to the USA.

They love our soap in New York. From the banks of the Hudson River to the heights of Calverton National Cemetery, we’ve sent soap near there!

How does it get delivered?

Over the years our options for sending to the USA have been reliant on New Zealand Post partners. At first, there were limited tracking “Air Parcel” options. Then that was upgraded to an EMS partnership with NZPost and USPS. That option remains. But starting soon, we will be offering DHL Express options as well. delivered by DHL Express to New York AirCargo News image
Screenshot of DHL Express delivery New York metropolitan area.

Incidentally, in the State of New York, DHL Express has a heavy presence in Long Island. We reentered an arrangement with DHL Express in New Zealand. The service is literally door to door, from our rural location to your location, anywhere DHL Express delivers.

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October 2021 | Taking A Break With The Kids

October 2021 brought the 1 year anniversary for the triplets and some of our herd cohort. It was a tough 12 months!

October 2021 These kids appear in the channel banner, as of October- November 2021.

As farmers, we were looking forward to the arrival of the 12-month stage. Goat kids at 12 months are called yearlings, or goatlings. They change colour, develop personality and become more predictable.

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Goats Grazing Videos

Goats Grazing Videos
Goats Frolicking Down Hill
Golden peace for the goat milk herd | Grazing goats video
How many goat can you see grazing in this video?
The goats return to the shed after an afternoon of grazing on the hillside.
Mommy is lost! (Or so he thinks).
The babies can eat grass
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Tropical rainforest in Borneo

You want to use palm oil free soap, but then there is a list of criteria you are looking for as well. Your list might look like this:

  • No chemicals check out the ingredients
  • Unscented (no fragrance or essential oils)
  • Handmade from scratch (not “Melt and Pour”)
  • Lathers and cleans well
  • Plain
  • Mild
  • Moisturizing
  • Fair trade
  • Totally sustainable
  • 100% natural soap (not synthetic detergent)
  • Non-irritating for eczema, psoriasis, rosacea or acne
  • Organic ingredients
  • Synthetic preservatives? No
  • Animal testing (cruelty free)? No animal testing
  • Tallow or lard? None
  • Whiteners or bleaches? No
  • Colorants? No
  • Alcohol? None
  • Added water? No
  • Hydrogenated oils? None
  • SLS, sodium lauryl sulfate? Absolutely no
  • Parabens? None
  • Propylene glycol? No
  • No formaldehyde
  • Affordable for everyday use

Yes, Milk Relief Soap™ meets all of the above criteria, because they are important to us, too.