Cultures For Dairy

BioSource offers specialty lactic cultures designed to control acidification and prevent spoilage of your dairy products (yogurt, cheese, kefir, sour cream, etc.), while also providing the foods with distinct flavor notes, mouthfeel and color.

Activity and Stability

BioSource has developed unique media formulations, cryoprotection and lyophilization methods to ensure maximum activity and shelf-life of your product. Please contact us to receive more information on our product specifications.

Custom Blending and Packaging

Our dairy cultures are available in either freeze-dried powder or flash-frozen liquid formats.

With our in-house blending and packaging, BioSource can customize your product to your desired potency and pack size.

We also offer the ability to manufacture multi-strain blends, giving you a turnkey solution to producing a uniquely beneficial product.

Production Capacity

At over 100,000 L of total fermentation capacity, BioSource’s manufacturing plant can gear up to whatever product quantities you demand. The size of our individual fermenters ranges from 50 – 2000 gallons, giving us the flexibility to run fermentations for orders large and small. We are committed to serving all of our customers, regardless of their size.

Product Quality and Safety

Our SQF-certified, FSMA-compliant manufacturing plant, and rigorous quality testing, ensure that you will always receive a clean, safe product.

Consumer-Ready

It is essential to meet the health requirements of your end consumer. All our dairy strains are non-allergenic, gluten-free, non-GMO, Kosher, and contain no animal products.

BioSource has developed unique media formulations, cryoprotection and lyophilization methods to ensure maximum activity and shelf-life of your product. Please contact us to receive more information on our product specifications.

Our dairy cultures are available in either freeze-dried powder or flash-frozen liquid formats.

With our in-house blending and packaging, BioSource can customize your product to your desired potency and pack size.

We also offer the ability to manufacture multi-strain blends, giving you a turnkey solution to producing a uniquely beneficial product.

At over 100,000 L of total fermentation capacity, BioSource’s manufacturing plant can gear up to whatever product quantities you demand. The size of our individual fermenters ranges from 50 – 2000 gallons, giving us the flexibility to run fermentations for orders large and small. We are committed to serving all of our customers, regardless of their size.

Our SQF-certified, FSMA-compliant manufacturing plant, and rigorous quality testing, ensure that you will always receive a clean, safe product.

It is essential to meet the health requirements of your end consumer. All our dairy strains are non-allergenic, gluten-free, non-GMO, Kosher, and contain no animal products.

Our individual cultures and custom culture blends are available in flash-frozen cans or as freeze-dried powder in foil pouches of various sizes. Meat cultures we already manufacture include:

Lactococcus lactis

Lactobacillus bulgaricus

Streptococcus thermophilus

Lactobacillus helveticus

Lactococcus cremoris

BioSource makes cultures to match your specific, custom strain at your desired potency. The dairy cultures we already manufacture include:

Thermophilic cultures

  • Streptococcus thermophilus

  • Lactobacillus delbrueckii ssp. bulgaricus

  • Lactobacillus helveticus

Mesophilic cultures

  • Lactococcus lactis ssp. cremoris

  • Lactococcus lactis ssp. lactis

  • Lactococcus lactis ssp. lactis biovar diacetylactis

  • Leuconostoc mesenteroides ssp. mesenteroides