November 8, 2014
India has been making national and international headlines for its soaring beef exports. However, while there is ambivalence about India’s place in the beef market, there is more or less unq...
October 25, 2014
The retail price of toned milk will go up by 40 per cent, from the current rate of Rs. 24 to Rs. 34
August 21, 2014
Irrespective of quality private dairies provide Rs. 3 to Rs. 9 more per litre »
July 20, 2014
Kochi’s small network of dairy farmers and milk plants provides an alternate source of quality milk to consumers »
June 25, 2014
Tribal farmers who are rearing dairy cattle in Agency area have decided to restore the Bulk Milk Chilling Unit (BMCU) at Rampachodavaram, thanks to support promised by the Integrated Tribal Develo...
June 5, 2014
Milk production is estimated to have increased by 6 per cent to about 140 million tonnes in 2013-‘14 fiscal helped by normal monsoon and increase in demand for dairy products.Milk productio...
May 30, 2014
Division-level training classes mooted for veterinarians. The department will ground all the developmental schemes in the select 500 villages on the first leg of transforming them into model villages in dairy sector.
April 4, 2014
Milk price hiked Visakha Dairy has increased the price of milk by Rs.2. The hike will come into effect from Saturday (April 4). The 500 ml sachet will cost Rs.1 more and 1 litre would cost R...
March 17, 2014
With summer around the corner, the districts of Thrissur, Ernakulam, Kottayam and Idukki are faced with a serious shortage of milk. The demand-supply gap is at more than one lakh litre a day.»
February 26, 2014
The milk storage capacity of the Tiruchi District Cooperative Milk Producers Union (Aavin) will soon increase by 80,000 litres as the union has been sanctioned Rs. 67.88 lakh as subsidy under the...
November 8, 2014
Requirements of long-neglected goshalas in the district will soon be met as officials gear up to extend all help. The Department has prepared proposals for fodder production on one hectare each for five goshalas in the private sector and one in a government-run cow shelter. »
August 22, 2014
Almost every family owns a pair of oxen and they take pride in rearing them. Drawing inspiration from this village, farmers of neighbouring Mallaipalle, Pasunur, Nallabelli and Sallaonikunta villages have begun taking interest in rearing cattle.
July 30, 2014
‘Will take up greenhouse farming in around 50,000 hectares to increase vegetable and fruit production’. The government was chalking out strategies to increase milk production to meet the growing demand in Telangana in general and Hyderabad market in particular.
July 16, 2014
In 2012, Mr. Ram had brought two Sahiwal cows from Haryana to Tarakaturu on the Vijayawada-Machilipatnam national highway. Despite the Sahiwal cow is a dairy farmer’s friend by yielding eight litres of milk per day, the humble conservator of the cow never runs for the yield.
June 24, 2014
The government has again extended the ban on imports of milk and its products from China for one more year till June 2015.“Prohibition on import of milk and milk products (including chocola...
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May 30, 2014
As part of the new venture, farmers will open vegetable and fruit collection points in their respective villages and sell the produce in markets without middlemen
April 24, 2014
From dawn, heavy rush is seen at dairies on the city outskirts for the milk. Farmers are selling loose buffalo milk at Singh Nagar, Poranki, Gunadala, Ibrahimpatnam and other areas. »
March 20, 2014
They have turned into social entrepreneurs by designing a farm-based ‘Bottom of Pyramid” project — a dairy hostel, for the poorest of the poor rural women. The project, Healthy Farm Product...
March 1, 2014
The Jharkhand government signed an agreement with the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) under which NDDB will manage the State Cooperative Milk Producers' Federation Ltd for five years. The...
February 21, 2014
Dairy workers owing allegiance to the AP Milk Producers Coooperative Sangham Secretaries and Workers Union took out a rally from Gajuwaka to Visakha Dairy on Thursday protesting the non-implementa...