Yarmouth Creamery, Ltd.

Dayton, Yarmouth, NS, Canada
Business Category: Preparation of Milk and Milk Products
Products: butter, cream, dairy products
Dates Founded: 1911
Remarks: A co-op of 400 farmers organized by F.E. Porter in 1911 with a capital of $10,000. The cream collected by farmers was taken by horse to depot stations in Ohio, Port Maitland and Chebogue. From these locations it was transported to the factory in Dayton. 1915-16 annual business totaled $67,945.80.
Remarks Source: 1. Yarmouth Museum. File# YMS 4 101 L1. 2. The Busy East of Canada., vol. 7. June-July. Sackville, NB. 1917.