Frequently asked questions
We have answers!
What is sustainable agriculture?
We use leading edge practices on our fields to maintain healthy lands and waterways. We work hand-in-hand with regional farm producers to minimise our carbon footprint and optimise the agro-biodiversity of farms.
Nutrinor has its people at heart. We are proud to work, day in and day out, with men and women that go all out to feed the population. Together, we ensure profitable farms, the wellbeing of producers and dynamic living environments.
Nutrinor holds animal welfare at heart, and we choose livestock farming methods that enable them to live as naturally as possible. We are always hard at work to offer the most wholesome and healthiest products.
What is Nordic Milk™?
But more particularly, it is a milk made exclusively north of the 48th parallel, of an autonomous and local production. The winters are colder here and the summers are cooler. The pure air filtered by the forest and the mountains is part of this ecosystem which helps to make our landlocked lands of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, green and fertile.
Can I replace some of the ingredients in my recipes with fermented milk?
You can also consult our conversion sheet
What is the texture of fermented milk?
Is the slight swelling in my fermented milk container normal?
What is fermented milk?
What sets us apart from other dairies?
Nutrinor is the only dairy that has a flour mill, which allows better control of the quality of the feeds delivered to the farm. We value regional grains produced by our members. This reduces the environmental impact of our activities and contributes to the dynamism of regional farms.
Nutrinor pasteurizes milk using exclusive technology, which allows extended storage (28 days for milk, 35 days for cream) without altering the good, fresh taste of our products.
Nutrinor promotes the use of a limited number of ingredients in its flavored dairy creams and beverages. We do not use any dairy ingredients imported from outside Canada.
Nutrinor sources its supplies from dairy farms located near the dairy, most within 35 kilometers.
Where is your dairy located?
The dairy is supplied daily by a network of farms located nearby. It generates more than 100 direct jobs and very significant local benefits. A significant portion of the cooperative’s profits is paid to our members in the form of dividends and we support many causes in our community.
What is the expiration date?
What is traceability?