India expects to start deliveries of milk and meat to Russia by the end of this year

Monday, 16 February 2015 08:33 Published in News & Updates

India - India is hoping that her companies will start deliveries of meat and dairy products to Russia sometime this year. The TASS correspondent learned from a source in the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry. The news agency’s source noted that the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance of the Russian Federation (Rosselkhoznadzor)..Read more

Indian milk production beats EU

Monday, 16 February 2015 08:15 Published in News & Updates

India - According to the joint OECD/UN-FAO agricultural outlook for 2014, India’s milk production continues to grow and now tops the total milk output of the EU. Milk production in India was up by over 4% in the past 12 months, according to a recent survey by the country’s finance ministry. India has actually been the world’s top milk producing country..Read more

The bull whose semen is worth $3,000

Wednesday, 11 February 2015 16:29 Published in News & Updates

India - In the sprawling yard of a three-storey beige stucco building in a village in northern India, a large buffalo ambles around on yoga mats, his dark eyes sizing up the new visitors wearily. Yuvraj is a handsome animal with oiled backward-curving horns, a smooth grey-black coat and a slim, bushy tail..Read more

After 25 years, Amul emerges as Asia’s 2nd largest dairy union

Thursday, 29 January 2015 15:46 Published in News & Updates

India - VADODARA: After decades, the Kaira District Co-operative Milk Producers Union Limited (KDCMPUL) popularly known as Amul Dairy has overtaken Mehsana-based Dudhsagar Dairy to emerge as Asia's second largest milk union. Set up in 1946, KDCMPUL is credited for being the cradle of country's White Revolution as it was from milk city - Anand -..Read more

India overtakes EU as biggest milk producer

Thursday, 29 January 2015 15:35 Published in News & Updates

India - BENGALURU: India has overtaken the European Union in 2013-2014 to become the world's biggest milk producer. As per  the government of India's annual economic survey, the year-on-year growth rate is 4.04 per cent, nearly double than  the rest of the world, indicating a sustained growth in the availability of milk and its products..Read more