Articles tagged under: milk

Shankar Chaudhary announces 11.10% price difference worth Rs. 671.71 crore to milk producers in Banas Dairy AGM

June 16, 2019

Palanpur: Banas Dairy of North Gujarat will set up a 30 lakh litre capacity dairy at Sanadar which shall be suitable for expansion upto 50 lakh litre in future. The dairy will also set up a 10 lakh litre capacity dairy in Delhi - National Capital Region. It will set up new plants for value addition in potato and Pomegranate. The dairy has also plans to set up 1500 mt capacity new cattle feed plant, expansion of Katarva based plant from 1000 mt to 1800 mt, a new 20 tonne mava plant at Sanad...Read More

Amul welcomes Centre’ decision to have a separate ministry for Animal Husbandry and Dairying

June 01, 2019
Amul welcomes Centre’ decision to have a separate ministry for Animal Husbandry and Dairying

Anand: Amul has welcomed Shri Narendra Modi’s decision to have a separate Ministry for Animal Husbandry, Dairying, and Fisheries. It would be pertinent to note that this for the first time Government at the Center has formed a separate department for Animal Husbandry, Dairying, and Fisheries. Commenting on this development, Shri Ramsinhbhai Parmar, Chairman, GCMMF said that as per latest animal enumeration, there are 30 crores bovine population in India. Dairying and Animal Husbandry contr...Read More

Amul increases milk prices by Rs. 2 per litre

May 20, 2019
Amul increases milk prices by Rs. 2 per litre

Anand(Amul statement): The Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), which markets dairy products under the brand name of Amul, on Monday decided to hike the milk prices by Rs 2 per litre across all six brands being sold in major markets of Delhi NCR, Gujarat, West Bengal, Kolkata, Uttaranchal, Maharashtra etc. from 21st May’19 (Tuesday) onwards. The revised MRP of 500 ml pack of Amul Gold in Ahmedabad will be Rs. 27, Amul Shakti Rs 25, Amul Taaza Rs. 21 and Amul Diamond Rs. 2...Read More

NDDB develops world’s first complete parent wise genome assembly of buffalo

May 09, 2019
NDDB develops world’s first complete parent wise genome assembly of buffalo

Anand: Building upon the launch of INDUSCHIP, a customized genotyping chip for indigenous cattle and their crosses, NDDB has now developed complete de novo genome assembly named “NDDB_ABRO_Murrah” of riverine buffaloes. To ensure better accuracy, for the first time a totally different approach i.e. trio binning has been used for separating haplotypes of a buffalo using a father-mother-offspring trio. The genome assembly developed by NDDB has achieved more than 99% genome coverage. Di...Read More

Bitterness between GCMMF and Dudhsagar Dairy in Gujarat increases, Sodhi says- loss due to mismanagement; Baxi counters- federation’s treatment not proper

April 22, 2019
Bitterness between GCMMF and Dudhsagar Dairy in Gujarat increases, Sodhi says- loss due to mismanagement; Baxi counters- federation’s treatment not proper

Mahesana/Anand/Gandhinagar: Dudhsagar Dairy of Mahesana, one of the 18 members dairies of the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), the owns brand 'Amul', today reiterated that the GCMMF was not treating it properly. A day after the Mahesana District Co-operative Milk Producer's Association or Dudhsagar Dairy passed five resolutions including the one regarding registering it as a Multi-State Cooperative Society, GCMMF Managing Director R S Sodhi said that its mismanagem...Read More

GCMMF AMUL crosses turnover of Rs. 33,000 crores

April 01, 2019
GCMMF AMUL crosses turnover of Rs. 33,000 crores

Anand: Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd., which markets the popular Amul brand of milk and dairy products has registered a provisional turnover of Rs. 33,150 Crores for the financial year 2018-19 which ended on 31st March 2019. The sales turnover achieved by Amul Federation is 13% higher than the previous financial year. Amul Federation has been achieving a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of more than 17.5% since last 9 years because of higher milk procurement, conti...Read More

Amul launches Camel Milk in Gujarat

January 22, 2019
Amul launches Camel Milk in Gujarat

Anand: Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Limited (GCMMF) (Amul Federation), the largest food products organization of India has announced the launch of "Amul Camel Milk" in selected markets of Gujarat (Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, and Kutch). Amul has been an outstanding example of the power of farmer’s cooperative movement born way back in 1946, before India gained Independence. Amul has now become a household name and all Indians have tasted Amul products at different phases of t...Read More

Baroda dairy starts supplying milk to Mumbai

January 10, 2019
Baroda dairy starts supplying milk to Mumbai

Vadodara: Vadodara district milk producers federation (Baroda Dairy) has started supplying 20,000 litre milk to Mumbai this week. The first tanker to Mumbai was flagged off by governing board members and dairy president. The dairy will supply daily 20,000 litre milk to Mumbai which will first reach Boisar based Valsad Dairy's pouch packing plant - Vasudhara. The milk will be sold under Amul brandh through Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation. Eventual target of supply is 40,000 litr...Read More

SUMUL Dairy announces another reduction in milk procurement prices

December 26, 2018
SUMUL Dairy announces another reduction in milk procurement prices

Surat:The Surat District Co-operative Milk Producers' Union Ltd popularly known as SUMUL Dairy, one of the 18 dairies of Gujarat associated with brand Amul, has announced to decrease its milk procurement prices from by Rs 10 per kg fat with effect from January 1, 2019. Managing Director of the diary S V Chaudhary told UNI that the procurement prices reduction was a seasonal affair and has been necessitated due to increase in milk supply and bleak export scenario. He said that th...Read More

Dudhsagar Dairy cut procurement price by Rs 25 per fat, second reduction in a month

October 31, 2018
Dudhsagar Dairy cut procurement price by Rs 25 per fat, second reduction in a month

Mahesana: Mahesana district based Dudhsagar dairy which was largely in news in recent years for scams under former leadership of vipul Chaudhary has reduced procurement rate of milk by Rs 25 per kg fat. With this, in one month, the procurement price is down by Rs 50. According to vice chairman of dairy, Meghjibhai Chaudhary, price cut in procurement is temporary. DeshGujarat Read More