IIT Guwahati Researchers develop a paper-based sensor that assesses the freshness of milk

   The quality and freshness of milk are decided by the invasion and presence of microbes in the milk. Bacteria and other microbes that can grow in milk can not only affect the taste and freshness but can also result in health issues. Pasteurization is commonly used to kill the microbes in milk and vari...Read more

Amul welcomes India’s decision to opt out of RCEP

  Dairy major Amul thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for "protecting 10 crore milk producer families" by opting out of Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) free trade agreement. "On behalf of 36 lakh milk producers of Gujarat, Amul has thanked the Prime Minister for his exemplary leadership...Read more

ICAR releases diagnostic kits for Dairy animals

Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & DG (ICAR) and Atul Chaturvedi, Secretary, Department of Animal Husbandry, Government of India released two ELISA Kits at the Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi . One for diagnosis of Bluetongue in sheep, goats, cattle, buffalo & camel and other for Japanese Encephalitis (J...Read more

Mother Dairy aims to recycle 832 Mt of plastic waste by March 2020

Following plastic free India movement of central government, Mother Dairy, country’s leading milk and milk products, has declared its plan-of-action for collection and recycling of post-consumer plastic waste across the country. Company has pioneered the automated bulk milk vending machines, popularly known...Read more

Arla commits to sustainable dairy sector in Nigeria

In a new public-private partnership in Nigeria, farmer-owned Arla Foods is committing to further development of a long-term sustainable dairy industry and local dairy sector in Nigeria by helping 1,000 small scale farmers create better livelihoods while strengthening its business in the country. Already active in...Read more

Dairy Industry: A catalyst for boosting India's Agri-economy

India is the biggest player in the league when it comes to the dairy industry. Along with being the largest producer, the Indian dairy industry has also started exporting milk now. The value of milk is more than the combined value of wheat and rice in the agriculture and food sector. The country is the world&rsquo...Read more