Milk in India
Since the Eighth Plan onwards the Indian Dairy Industry has grown quite a lot
Global Milk production statistics 14.6% India United States Russia Germany Pakistan France Brazil China United Kingdom New Zealand 42.3% 12.7% 5.5% 4.7% Rest of the World 4.5% 4.3% 2.5% 3.0% 3.7% 2.3% www.rankingamericawordpress.com
The Milk Revolution
In 1969 the National Dairy Development Board in India designed a dairy development programme to lay the foundation for a viable, self-supportive national dairy industry.
Dr. Verghese Kurien - The Milk Man Of India
These cooperatives undertake procurement, testing, storage and transport of milk; production of a range of milk products; marketing of milk and milk products
Phase I of Operation Flood
Phase Il of Operation Flood
Phase IlI of Operation Flood
About ten million small farmers in 70,000 villages are earning jointly an incremental income of more than Rs 2000 crore, and more than 60 per cent of the milk procurement for Operation Flood comes from small, marginal farmers and the landless.