Articles tagged under: milk

Low Shelf-Life not to be a problem for first of its kind Camel Chocolate project of Amul: MD Ratnam

October 04, 2017
Low Shelf-Life not to be a problem for first of its kind Camel Chocolate project of Amul: MD Ratnam

Anand (Gujarat): The Kaira District Co-operative Milk Producers Union Limited (KDCMPUL) popularly known as Amul Dairy today said that the said low shelf-life of camel milk won't be a problem for its 'first-in-India' camel milk Chocolate project. MD of Amul Dr K Rathnam said that the camel milk chocolate would first be launched in the market in just single category before Diwali and later two or three more variants would be marketed. 'Currently we are making the chocola...Read More

NDDB Dairy Excellence Awards function for best dairy cooperatives held in Anand

September 26, 2017

Anand: Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani today stated that in the Indian culture the cow is symbol of faith as well as a resource of an income for the lakhs of people indulging animal-husbandry business. To improvise the breeds of Gir and Kankareji cows, the Gujarat Government has implemented “Nandighar Scheme” at taluka level in the state. The Chief Minister said that the cooperative organizations are playing a vital role in the development of dairy industry. They have als...Read More

PM dedicates to nation dairy plant worth of Rs. 150 crore at Amreli, Gujarat

September 17, 2017

Amreli: The Prime Minister Mr. Narendrabhai Modi today dedicated to the nation the state-of-art dairy processing, packing and cattle-feed plant built at a cost of Rs. 150-crore at Amreli, Gujarat. Beside these, Mr. Modi also laid foundation-stone for the ice-cream plant to be built in 10-acre of land in the dairy’s campus at a cost of Rs. 20-Cr. Other who remained present on the occasion included, Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani, deputy chief minister Mr. Nitinbhai Patel, former chief m...Read More

Reiterating to double farmers income by 2022, PM Modi says govt to bring new law to encourage production of timber

September 17, 2017
Reiterating to double farmers income by 2022, PM Modi says govt to bring new law to encourage production of timber

Amreli: PM Narendra Modi today said that his government was taking several measures to double the income of farmers by 2022, the 75 th year of independence, and as a part of it a new law was being made to encourage them to plant such trees in their fields which yield timber used for building construction and other such purposes. He also appealed the farmers to adopt new ways shedding the old ones to increase their income and to assist the government in reaching the goal of doubling ...Read More

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Marketing Yard at Amreli worth Rs.125-crore, take up other works worth Rs.185-crore

September 17, 2017

Amreli: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the new Marketing Yard here today built on 45-acre plot on Savarkundla Road at a cost of Rs.125-crore in presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Deputy Chief Minister Nitinbhai Patel, Marketing Yard Chairman P.P. Sojitra and others. Mr. Modi also unveiled a statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, revered as the architect of Akhand Bharat, at the entrance to the yard. The modern yard has 2.5-lakh sq ft auction platforms, 500 shops, ...Read More

Gujarat State, GCMMF, dairies to jointly provide nutritive foods to anganwadies children and women

September 06, 2017
Gujarat State, GCMMF, dairies  to jointly provide nutritive foods to anganwadies children and women

Gandhinagar: In the present of Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani in Gandhinagar, the Women & Child Welfare Department of the Gujarat Government, Gujarat Milk Marketing Federation and three leading dairies have signed tripartite MOU to save the children of anginawadi from malnutrition. According to the MOU, under the ‘Take Home Ration’ district dairies in cooperation with the milk marketing federation will provide nutritive foods to more than 42-lakh children of 53029 anaganwadie...Read More

Banas Dairy hikes milk procurement rates again to give relief to milk producers of flood hit region

August 02, 2017
Banas Dairy hikes milk procurement rates again to give relief to milk producers of flood hit region

Palanpur: As a relief measure of sorts for the milk producers of worst flood hit Banaskantha district, the Banaskantha District Cooperative Milk Producers Union Ltd, better known as Banas Dairy, has increased its milk procurement prices again which is third rise in the prices within six months. Officer on Special Duty (Milk-Procurement) of the dairy K C Korat today said that procurement prices of cow milk has been raised from Rs 625 per kg fat to 645 from yesterday while that of buffa...Read More

Gujarat to have Asia’s largest milk powder production facility

July 19, 2017
Gujarat to have Asia’s largest milk powder production facility

Ahmedabad: Global equipment and process technology provider GEA on Tuesday said it has received an order from the AmulFed Dairy, a unit of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), to build milk production facility in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The order, worth 'lower double-digit million-euro', is for setting up a new turnkey dairy plant for the production of 150 tonne per day of skim milk powder and 120 tonne per day of dairy whitener and baby food, GEA said in a release. The mi...Read More

Stop milk supply agitation of self style outfit leader Alpesh Thakor proves to be a fiasco

July 05, 2017
Stop milk supply agitation of self style outfit leader Alpesh Thakor proves to be a fiasco

Ahmedabad/Mahesana/Anand: Police today detained activists of outfit Thakor Sena including its self styled head Alpesh Thakor even as its so-called stop milk supply agitation demanding loan-waiver for farmers of Gujarat, which many saw as yet another gimmick to get some easy publicity, proved to be a complete fiasco. Alpesh who in the name of some communities wants to venture into politics in upcoming assembly polls with some of his supporters poured milk on SG high way near Zydus ...Read More

Shankar Chaudhary hosts Yogi Adityanath at Banas Dairy plant in Uttar Pradesh

June 17, 2017
Shankar Chaudhary hosts Yogi Adityanath at Banas Dairy plant in Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow: Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath today visited Amul Banas Dairy at Chak Gajariya in Sultanpur, Lucknow where he was received and hosted by Shankarbhai Chaudhary, Chairman of Banas Dairy. CM Adityanath visited the plant, saw production of milk products and discussed in detail, the work done by the cooperative towards milk procurement and production in UP. The CM acknowledged the contribution of Banas Dairy towards the upliftment of farmers in UP, boosting their income ...Read More