Top 10 Milk producing Countries

(millions tones) Country 2013 2014 2015 2016 India  135.60  136.58  148.15  155.20 United States of America 91.27 91.87 94.48 95.35 China 40.19 41.64 42.53 45.03 Pakistan 39.11 38.94 41.00 42.00...

Estimate of Production and Per Capita Availability of Milk During 1950-51 to 2012-13 all India

  Year  (March to February) Milk Production (millions tonnes) Human Population (million nos.) Per Capita Availability (gram./day) 1950-51  17.0  359  130 1955-56 19.0 393 132 1660-61 20.0 434 126 1968-69...

Selection of Dairy Cattle for Profitable Dairy Farming

Proper selection is the first and the most important step to be adopted in dairy farming. Records are the basis of selection and hence proper identification of animals and record-keeping...
dairy processing fund

Government Operationalises Dairy Processing Fund

NEW DELHI — Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh Thursday handed over a Rs 440 crore cheque to the NDDB from the Dairy Processing and Infrastructure Development Fund (DIDF), marking the formal...
antibiotic residues

Notification on Antibiotic Residues in Milk

The FSSAI has notified a revised list of 103 veterinary drugs including antibiotics and presence of antibiotic residues will attract punitive actions.
Prashant Kumbhar

Milk from Minor Species: Scope and Opportunities

B. Chaudhary, Asha Ashok, S. J. Prajapati, Ranjan Kumar, Harin Sutariya and P.E. Kate In certain parts of the world and local context, milk from other animal species has a...

QR Code Technology in Dairy Industry (Latest Digital Technology)

Food from dairy animals has a critical place in the human food chain. Since diseases can be transmitted from animals to humans, food safety has become an important concern for...
Government Subsidy Scheme

Government Subsidy for Establishment of Small Dairy Units

The Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme (DEDS) is funded by NABARD to assist farmers in various ways, including setting up of Small Dairy Units. The prime focus is to uplift the dairy business in...