Goats at LeClare Farms near Pipe enter the milking area. The new 35,000-square-foot farmstead dairy plant includes a retail store and cafe and has a viewing area for customers to view the goat-milking process.
LaClare Farms, a national award-winning maker of goat's milk cheese, has opened a new 35,000-square-foot farmstead dairy plant, retail store and cafe.
Owned by the Larry and Clara Hedrich family of Chilton and built at a cost of more than $3 million, the facility also includes a milking parlor with housing for 600 milking goats. It is located near the northeast Fond du Lac County community of Pipe at County Trunk HH.
The LaClare goat dairy is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week. Visitors can see the goat-milking process at 4:30 p.m. each day. The entire facility, including the milking ...