Innovative dairy farming techniques from South Australia will be taught to trainers from India to help build workforce capability in the world’s biggest dairy market.
Mohali: The district administration will take strict action against people involved in the supply and sale of adulterated milk and milk products under Mission Tandarust Punjab, said deputy commissioner Gurpreet Kaur Sapra.
Office-bearers of the Kisan Samiti said they had given a call for farmers’ strike on last June 1 over demands, including complete farm loan waiver, minimum support price for farm produce as well as implementation of the recommendations of the Swaminathan Commission, among others.
Coca-Cola Co. is readying the launch of a range of dairy products in India.
Mumbai: In a move reminiscent of the farmer strike last year, dairy farmers in the state will distribute milk free of cost from May 3 to 9 to protest against the low price forced on them by dairies.
Danone’s arch-rivals Nestle and Lactalis, too, face difficulties in the Indian market, said experts.
Tomato, Onion and Potato (TOP) are top ingredients in the fruits and vegetables segment to have gained notoriety for afflicting most damage to the fortunes of India’s politicians.
Violence against cattle owners—in a Hindu-majority country under a populist government—resulted in 11 deaths last year.
By: Anindya Upadhyay, Pratik Parija, Kanika Sood, and P R Sanjai
India is producing more than 17% of world`s milk worth of around Rs 5 lakh Cr. Out of 40 Cr. Litre per day of milk production only 7 Cr. Litre per day is being utilized by the organized sector…
By: Akshay Jadhav
A country of milk lovers, abundant supply and a growing market—that’s what India offered Danone but the French giant chose to shut its dairy operations.
By: Sharleen Dsouza