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dairy farmers


Five lakh letters will be sent to CM to highlight dairy farmers’ problems: BJP

August 12, 2020 1:46 am

Dairies across the state had taken to slashing their procurement prices from Rs 27 per litre to Rs 15 per litre after reporting a drastic reduction in their returns during the lockdown.

Maharashtra: Why dairy farmers are angry

July 22, 2020 3:24 am

Prices paid to dairy farmers have fallen steeply from Rs 25 per litre to Rs 15-16. Milk collection centres, both private and cooperatives, are not ready to pay the expected price.

Maharashtra: As dairy farmers hit the streets in protest, govt may bring new scheme to help them

July 22, 2020 12:19 am

Minister for Dairy Development, Fisheries and Animal Husbandry, Sunil Kedar, said the scheme will be announced after consultation with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat.

Dairy farmers pour milk onto streets to protest low realisation of milk prices, demand subsidies

July 20, 2020 10:46 pm

Farmers, under the banner of All India Kisan Sabha, protested on Monday by pouring milk on streets across the state, while the opposition party BJP has also declared its decision to do the same from August 1.

Dairy-rich diet may help lower diabetes and high BP risks: Study

June 16, 2020 11:05 am

In the study, dairy defined products were milk, yogurt, yogurt-based drinks, cheese and dishes prepared with dairy products.

How much milk does the country produce?

February 27, 2020 4:54 am

The government’s estimates do not square up with NSO household consumption data.

Explained: In Budget itself, signals that a major India-US dairy deal is unlikely

February 20, 2020 8:46 am

There has been a lot of speculation about India offering to open up its dairy and poultry market, including by extending duty concessions, to US imports. The picture on the ground so far, though, has been quite the opposite.

Milk processing: Like its name, khoya a lost opportunity for dairies

December 26, 2019 5:01 am

There is huge scope for organised manufacture of this primary ingredient used in indigenous sweets.

Exploring the next Milky Way to growth

September 12, 2019 5:07 am

Indian dairies should go in for industrial-scale production of traditional milk products for selling in both domestic and export markets

Dairy industry opposes RCEP

July 25, 2019 12:32 am

Unlike other industries that fear “dumping” from China (steel), South Korea (chemicals) or Indonesia and Malaysia (palm oil) in the event of an RCEP deal, the concerns of Indian dairies largely pertain to New Zealand and Australia.