Empowering Producers for Rural Prosperity
The State Government is magnanimous in extending its support to milk producers by providing incentive of Rs.5 for every litre of milk supplied. Apart from implementing efficient and effective farmer-friendly procurement and input system for boosting milk production in the state. Genetic upgradation of bovines, control of diseases, providing timely veterinary health care and first-aid facilities, accelerating fodder development, implementation of artificial insemination programmes, supply of balanced cattle feed, inculcation of modern animal husbandry practices among farmers and other production enhancement activitiesis acting as a remarkable growth stimulus for the growth of milk procurement in cooperative dairy sector in the state.
Input Support to Producers :-
Processing Excellence for Quality and Cost Competitiveness :-
Profitable Disposal of Farmers’ Produce – Milk :-
KsheeraBhagya, an innovative and prestigious program of distributing milk to school and Anganwadi children was launched by the Karnataka Government.
Karnatak Govt, for the first time in the history of the country, is distributing 150 ml of milk to each child student, 3 days a week, free of cost covering 65 lakh students studying in Class 1st to 10th in 51000 schools and also 39 lakhs Anganwadi children in 64000 Anganwadi centres of the state through 14 Milk Unions.
This scheme is benefitting over 1 crore school children by providing good quality, highly nutritious Nandini milk powder and also benefitting dairy farmers of the State by providing a market to KMF for 8 Lakh litres surplus milk everyday.
GoodLife milk supply to Indian Army including highest altitude border security points.