Milma pushes milk products in free kits to reduce surplus

New Delhi, Jan. 11 -- The Kerala Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (Milma) has recommended that the State government include its 200 gm-milk powder and the 100-gm ghee packs in the free kits of es... Read More

Meerut dairy owners to pay Rs 20k fine for causing drains to choke with dung

Meerut, Jan. 8 -- In a drive to keep a check on illegal dairies from dumping cow dung and other waste into city drains, causing them to choke, Meerut Municipal Corporation (MMC) has ordered imposition... Read More

After battling a volatile 2020, dairy players pin hopes on recovery this year

New Delhi, Jan. 5 -- Amidst easing supplies and improving demand from the bulk consuming HoReCa segment, the dairy sector expects its busines to be back in black this year. The ongoing flush milk sea... Read More

Dairies hike milk prices, cite shortage

New Delhi, Jan. 2 -- Increased demand and a shortage in milk has seen dairies increasing their farmers' milk procurement prices. Milk farmers in most parts of the state are now commanding prices betwe... Read More

Dairy Farming, Buffalo Breeding Made This Civil Engineer A Millionaire

New Delhi, Dec. 23 -- The true strength of India lies in its villages. If we want our country to progress, then we must first look at the development and modernization of our villages. Unfortunately, ... Read More

Nitin Gadkari unveils Vedic Paint made from cow dung, says 'will boost rural economy'

New Delhi, Dec. 22 -- The Union Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Nitin Gadkari on Thursday (December 17, 2020) introduced the soon-to-be-launched 'Vedic Paint' made of cow dung. Taking... Read More

Amul records 55% increase in consumer pack exports at Rs 250 crore

New Delhi, Dec. 21 -- Consumer pack exports grow 55% to Rs 250 crore driven by demand in US, Middle East and Singapore Even as the Covid-19 pandemic has hurt the global HoReCa (hotels, restaurants an... Read More

Can India's dairy sector help in Covid vaccine transportation?

New Delhi, Nov. 28 -- A major challenge in transporting Covid-19 vaccines is the ultra-cold temperatures required for the purpose. Except for the vaccine being developed by Oxford University-AstraZene... Read More

Dairy sector needs to be fortified

New Delhi, Nov. 28 -- Shweta Krishnan/Ankit Sontakke The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) established National Milk Day (NMD) in India on November 26, 2014, in honour of Padma Vibhushan Verghe... Read More

Aavin sells Rs 6 cr worth of sweets during festival

New Delhi, Nov. 25 -- On Diwali, Aavin sold 114 tonnes of sweets worth Rs 6 crore in Chennai, and earned a profit of Rs 83.50 lakh. This was an increase of Rs 1.15 crore when compared to last year, ac... Read More