Best Organic Baby Formula Options
Raw Milk Baby Formula 

Makes 36 ounces. 

Our milk-based formula takes account of the fact that human milk is richer in whey, lactose, vitamin C, niacin, and long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids compared to cow’s milk but leaner in casein (milk protein). The addition of gelatin to cow’s milk formula will make it more digestible for the infant. Use only truly expeller-expressed oils in the formula recipes, otherwise they may lack vitamin E. 

The ideal milk for baby, if he cannot be breastfed, is clean, whole raw milk from old-fashioned cows, certified free of disease, that feed on green pasture. For sources of good quality milk, see www.realmilk.com or contact a local chapter of the Weston A. Price Foundation. 

If the only choice available to you is commercial formula, consider HOLLE A2 Organic Baby Formula from Switzerland - made with EU standards and high quality Non-Gmo ingredients. 

Raw Milk Formula  Ingredients: 
2 cups whole raw cow’s milk, preferably from pasture-fed cows 
1/4 cup homemade liquid whey (See recipe for whey, below) Note: Do NOT use powdered whey or whey from making cheese (which will cause the formula to curdle). Use only homemade whey made from yogurt, kefir, or separated raw milk. 
4 tablespoons lactose1 
1/4 teaspoon bifidobacterium infantis2 2 or more tablespoons good quality cream (preferably not ultrapasteurized), more if you are using milk from Holstein cows 
1/2 teaspoon unflavored high-vitamin or high-vitamin fermented cod liver oil or 1 teaspoon regular cod liver oil
3 1/4 teaspoon high-vitamin butter oil (optional)
1 teaspoon expeller-expressed sunflower oil1 1 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil1 2 teaspoons coconut oil1 
2 teaspoons Frontier brand nutritional yeast flakes
2 teaspoons gelatin
7/8 cups filtered water 
1/4 teaspoon acerola powder - Available from Radiant Life 888-593-8333, www.radiantlifecatalog.com 

Earlier versions of this web page called for 1 tsp of bifidobacterium infantis and 1 tsp of acerola powder–these were typos. 

We do not recommend collagen hydrolysate, but only recommended brands of gelatin listed in our Shopping Guide. 

Instructions Put 2 cups filtered water into a pyrex measuring pitcher and remove 2 tablespoons (that will give you 1-7/8 cups water). 

Pour about half of the water into a pan and place on a medium flame. 

Add the gelatin and lactose to the pan and let dissolve, stirring occasionally. When the gelatin and lactose are dissolved, remove from heat and add the remaining water to cool the mixture. 

Stir in the coconut oil and optional high-vitamin butter oil and stir until melted. 

Meanwhile, place the remaining ingredients into a blender. Add the water mixture and blend for about three seconds. 

Place in glass bottles or a glass jar and refrigerate. 

Before giving to the baby, warm bottles by placing them in hot water or a bottle warmer. 

NEVER warm bottles in a microwave oven.  

*The featured photo of the raw milk baby formula was taken by Marybeth Marr and edited by Sandrine Perez.

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