Classified Ads

Do you have equipment for sale? Land, a farm, or a creamery to sell or lease? Submit an ACS Classified Listing by emailing [email protected] with your ad and photos. Do you have a career opportunity to post? Jobs are now posted in the ACS Career Center.

Posting in the ACS Classifieds is a benefit offered at no cost to ACS Members only.

Classified Ads

Food Photographer for Hire

Food photographer passionate about American cheese making (and all forms of cheese eating) would love to help tell your story through beautiful, compelling photography. Let’s showcase your business and products through images that connect why you’re unique – and delicious – to new customers and faithful consumers alike.

To chat about your marketing goals for 2022 and your photography needs, contact [email protected] or visit for sample work.

North Carolina Farm and Creamery For Sale

Prodigal Farm is an Animal Welfare Approved pasture-based goat dairy, a quick 25 minute drive to Durham, North Carolina. The very picturesque 92-acre farm is currently listed for sale, and includes the creamery and the shell of an historic farmhouse. An adjacent 2.35 acre parcel contains an extensively renovated smaller house that can serve as an interim house or a farm manager/staff house. Prodigal Farm currently milks approximately 95 goats seasonally, producing cheese from their milk, as well as using cow milk from another nearby farm. The creamery produces fresh, soft-ripened,washed rind, natural rind and blue cheeses, for which it’s won several national awards. Prodigal Farm cheeses are sold directly to wholesale customers locally and elsewhere in the U.S., as well as to regional distributors and direct to consumer. The creamery can be leased and operated separately from the rest of the land, sourcing milk from other farms.  The goats and equipment are available for sale separately from the land. 

For more information, please contact [email protected], and view the listing for the property.

Cheese Vat For Sale

800 gallon vat for sale.
Curd knives also available.
Asking price $16,000.
We would consider a trade for a much smaller vat, between 100 and 200 gallons.

Contact [email protected].


East Coast Mid-Atlantic Artisanal Goat Cheese Business and/or Equipment For Sale

Yellow Springs Farm is an awardwinning artisanal goat cheese brand including fresh, mold-ripened and firm, natural rind aged cheese recipes in addition to goat milk yogurt product line formulas. Branding, formulas, customers list included. This is a unique opportunity for a start-up, or a great addition to an existing food or beverage (wine/beer/spirits producer) business, or even a restaurant or boutique hotel. It is also ready for growth as an addition to portfolio of a larger, established cheese business. Please see this list of equipment for sale for more information.

Contact [email protected] or 484-356-8291.

Cheese Vat For Sale

Dairy Heritage 1,000 lb vat available.
Asking $14,000.

Contact John Shoemaker at [email protected] or 231-313-3236.

Sheep Dairy and Creamery For Sale

An award-winning, state-of-the-art sheep dairy and creamery for sale in Maryland. The farm is centrally-located within one hour’s drive of Washington D.C. or Baltimore. This is a solid business with a proven track record of award-winning cheeses, a good customer base, established markets and vendors, and room for growth. The farm and creamery are in good standing with the health department, milk control, manure management, and taxes. This operation has a secluded, quiet, private setting with picturesque views. Sheep are included in the sale; approximately 100 milking ewes. Training on cheesemaking, shepherding, and marketing is available.

Contact Michael at 443-547-7827.

Horizontal Cheese Press For Sale

+3 Level Fromagex Horizontal Cheese Press
+7 Pistons
+2 Years Old, In Good Condition
+Asking $7K, Buyer Pays Shipping + Crating.

Contact Brian: (860) 881-0246 or by Email

Cheesemaking Equipment For Sale

Qualtech Vat/Pasteurizer – 1000 lb vat for sale, including 2 pen Anderson chart recorder, steam airspace heater, lids, and matching curd knives designed specifically for this vat. $17,500.

Hauling Tank – A custom 600g milk hauling tank that hauls AND refrigerates milk. Tank and trailer were assembled in spring of 2020, only used for a few months with last use in July of 2020. Features a 600g Mueller bulk tank with compressor, CIP wash controls with wand washer, and a double axle bumper pull trailer. $6,500

Ripening Racks/Bases – 3 Fromagex bases with wheels and 30 stainless ripening racks 630x510mm. $100/base + $10/rack

Contact Tyler via email at [email protected] for more photos and pricing.

Cheesemaking Company For Sale

Are you looking to start making cheese or add to your lineup of products? Couet Farm and Fromagerie (CFF) is an award-winning brand with an excellent reputation for high quality and care.

For sale are CFF’s unique recipes that have won multiple regional and international awards (ACS included), CFF’s 3rd party-audited policies and procedures, customer lists, branding, and equipment. Real estate may also be considered if buyer wishes to continue production in original facility. Please contact Marie-Laure for details: cheese AT couetfarm DOT com