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08 August 2013
View news from India New Dairy Rules Tighten Imports
INDIA – Exporters involved in shipping dairy products to the Indian market should ensure that their products can be cleared under new revised requirements....
06 August 2013
View news from India Aid Needed After 18,000 Cattle Die in Storm
INDIA – Emergency fodder is being airdropped in the Uttarakhand division of northern India where torrential rain has killed over 18,000 cattle....
31 July 2013
View news from India Vet Recruitment Plans to Address Under-staffing
INDIA – The Assam Public Service Commission has launched a recruitment drive after chronic under-staffing of veterinary doctors has caused a drop in cattle health in the region....
18 July 2013
View news from India Indian Buffalo Meat Exports to Expand
INDIA - As a result of sustained increases in the production of buffalo meat, export capacity growth and competitive export prices, India is on track to become the world’s largest bovine meat exporter in 2013-14 (Business Monitor International, utilising...
26 June 2013
View news from India India Retains Status as World Leader in Milk Production
INDIA - In order to meet the rapidly growing demand for milk with a focus to improve milch animal productivity and increase milk production, the Government has also approved National Dairy Plan Phase-1(NDP-1) in February, 2012 with a total investment...
21 June 2013
View news from India DVM Joséphine Verhaeghe Guest Speaker at the Gujarat Livestock and Dairy Development Conference in India
INDIA - DVM Joséphine Verhaeghe was a guest speaker at the Gujarat Livestock and Dairy Development Conference in India, 11/06/2013....
18 June 2013
View news from India Cattle Care Centre A Massive Success
INDIA – A cattle care centre, with excellent 'green' credentials, has been launched to provide support and facilities for local farmers from three nearby villages....
View news from India India Opts to Extend Chinese Milk Ban
INDIA – The Food Safety and Standards of India has announced an advisory that the continuation of an imports ban on Chinese milk, milk solids and all associated food preparations containing dairy products, is to be maintained....
06 June 2013
View news from India Cooperative Slammed After Farmers Left in Dire Forage Mess
INDIA – Cattle farmer’s unions have hit out against the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Foundation (GCMMF) in response to emergency forage supplies not being issued to dairy farmers in Gujarat....
17 May 2013
View news from India Anantapur Fodder Crisis Means Slaughter of Pregnant Cows
INDIA – Government fodder schemes to help sustain starving cattle during the summer heat have not materialised resulting in pregnant cattle being sent for slaughter in Karnataka....
07 May 2013
View news from India Mizoram State Invests in Agriculture and Fisheries
INDIA - The annual plan for the year 2013-14 for the state of Mizoram has been finalised with attention given to the agriculture and fisheries sectors....
09 April 2013
View news from India Government Blames Production Gap on Cattle Smugglers
INDIA – While Indian milk production tops global charts the output of the Tripura region is being hit due to a spate of cattle smuggling to Bangladesh. ...
05 March 2013
View news from India Training Equips Rural Women with Agricultural, Business Skills
INDIA - A training programme to enhance the entrepreneurial and agriculture technology skills of a network of rural women called ‘Info Ladies’ was held last week from 26 – 28 February....
25 February 2013
View news from India Feed Pressure Lead to Calls For Help
INDIA – Severe drought and feed price pressure has caused milk production and profits to significantly drop meaning farmers await for state relief....
22 January 2013
View news from India Mandatory GM Labeling on Packaged Food
INDIA - On 1 January, 2013, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, formally implemented a rule which stipulates that every package containing food derived from products of biotechnology shall bear at the top of its principal display...
03 January 2013
View news from India Mobile Cattle Health Facilities for Gulbarga District
INDIA - From January 12 five districts in the Gulbara region will be provided with mobile health services for cattle. ...
28 December 2012
View news from India Merial to Acquire Animal Health Division of Dosch Pharmaceuticals
INDIA - Merial, the Animal Health division of Sanofi, has announced that Sanofi has entered into a binding agreement to acquire the animal health division of the Indian company Dosch Pharmaceuticals Private Limited, creating a market entry for Merial...
03 December 2012
View news from India India Lifts Dairy Export Ban
INDIA - The Indian Government has lifted its ban on the export of milk and cream, concentrated and/or sweetened milk and cream, whole milk powder, dairy whitener and infant milk foods....
29 November 2012
View news from India Fonterra Opens Delhi Office
INDIA - Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd has announced it will be opening an office in Delhi to improve Fonterra's understanding of the Indian Dairy market. ...
13 November 2012
View news from India Dairying Linked to Healthy Beef Prospects
INDIA - According to a USDA report, India's Buffalo exports have risen from 609,000 tonnes in 2009 to a projected 2,160,000 tonnes in 2013. This is partly attributed to the growing dairying sector which, since 2003, has grown three to four per cent annually....
01 November 2012
View news from India Amul to Commission New Mumbai Dairy
INDIA- After the commissioning of three million litres of milk per day by Dudhsagar Dairy at Gurgaon in Haryana, another member of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation is all set to develop its plant in Mumbai....
09 October 2012
View news from India Report into Milk Price Hike Due this Week
INDIA - An expert committee, entrusted by the Kerala Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd (Milma) to prepare a detailed report on the proposed price hike of milk and dairy products, is expected to submit its report to the cooperative director board...
13 July 2012
View news from India India Extends Ban on Milk Product Imports from China
INDIA - On July 2, 2012, the Government of India extended the import prohibition on milk and milk products from China for a period of one year. ...
10 July 2012
View news from India Steps to Minimise Suffering in Culling Praised
INDIA - Humane Society International and the Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organization have praised the government of Andhra Pradesh for committing to follow international guidelines relating to the euthanasia of affected animal populations...
04 June 2012
View news from India Bihar Promotes Dairy Development on World Milk Day
BIHAR, INDIA - On the occasion of World Milk Day, on 1 June 2012, a two-day national-level seminar has been arranged in the state to promote dairy development in the state. The theme of the seminar is 'Status, opportunities and sustainability of dairy...
23 May 2012
View news from India Govt May Allow Export of Skimmed Milk Powder
INDIA - Following its decision to allow export of casein, a high-value milk protein on 2 May, the government is now reportedly mulling permitting exports of about 10,000 tonnes of skimmed milk powder....
17 May 2012
View news from India Gujarat's Dairies to Double Cattle Feed Manufacturing
INDIA - Dairies in Gujarat will double their capacity of cattle feed production in next two years....
11 May 2012
View news from India Dairies Threaten to Stop Milk Collection
INDIA - Major private dairies in the state of Pune have threatened to stop milk collection from the cooperative milk federations as well as from farmers if the state government fails to address their issues regarding a downturn in their sector and the...
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