Sep 07, 2021 03:43 PM IST
The food regulator also asked e-commerce companies last week to take down plant-based beverages that contravene norms on the use of dairy terms.
- Jul 23, 2021 09:59 PM IST
Patil said the supply of the milk to the Mumbai market will resume as soon as possible.
- Jul 16, 2021 01:43 PM IST
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- Jul 14, 2021 03:44 PM IST
The cost of transportation for the dairy industry has risen by as much as 50 percent per litre because of the rise in fuel prices. Also, there is a rise in procurement and packaging costs. Consequently, prices of brands like Amul, Mother Dairy and Gokul have gone up.
- Jun 30, 2021 02:52 PM IST
"Prices of Amul milk will be increased by Rs 2 per litre across India from tomorrow. The new prices will be applicable on all Amul milk brands like Gold, Taaza, Shakti, T-special, as well on cow and buffalo milk," said RS Sodhi, Managing Director, GCMMF, which markets Amul brand of milk and dairy products.
- Jun 01, 2021 08:18 PM IST
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- Aug 11, 2020 07:25 AM IST
While farmers and leaders in the state agitated for a hike in milk prices earlier this month, residents of Yelegaon Gawali, where most of the households own cattle, have never sold milk.
- Apr 14, 2020 11:17 AM IST
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- Feb 13, 2020 07:55 PM IST
Crisil said milk prices began moving up in May 2019, with Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF, better known as Amul) and Mother Dairy hiking the maximum retail price of their full-cream milk pouches by Rs 2 per litre.
- Jan 21, 2020 08:45 AM IST
"It is surprising to note that CII is proposing to import SMP (skimmed milk powder) at Zero duty and that too huge quantity of 50,000 tonnes," Amul MD R S Sodhi said in a letter to food processing secretary Pusha Subrahmayam.
- Dec 15, 2019 08:26 AM IST
The hike was made with an aim to sustain remunerative milk price to our milk producers and to encourage them for higher milk production," the company said
- Dec 14, 2019 06:30 PM IST
However, there will be no change in price of Amul Shakti which continues to be available at Rs 25 per 500 ml.
- Dec 11, 2019 07:55 AM IST
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- Nov 29, 2019 12:36 PM IST
Officials took cognisance of the matter after a video showing milk being adulterated by Salai Banwa primary school's cook went viral.
- Nov 26, 2019 08:05 PM IST
Agarwal said the registration of milk vendors has already been mandatory under the Food Safety and Standards Act but not more than 5 per cent vendors have compiled.
- Oct 18, 2019 04:50 PM IST
To check this, the regulator has directed the organised dairy sector to strictly complying with the quality norms and put in place 'testing and inspection' at entire value chain by January 1, 2020, Agarwal added.
- Aug 31, 2019 08:13 AM IST
In May, Amul increased milk prices by Rs 2 per litre
- Mar 27, 2019 08:50 PM IST
Crisil expects domestic milk production to grow slower at 3-4 percent in fiscal 2020, compared with a compound annual growth rate of 6.5 percent during the previous three fiscals till 2018.
- Jul 16, 2018 08:03 AM IST
"Farmers sell milk to dairies at Rs 17 per litre. After processing it, the dairies package it in pouches and sell it at a minimum rate of Rs 42 per litre. The difference in earnings has not been passed on to the farmer," Lok Sabha MP Raju Shetti said.
- Jun 06, 2018 07:57 AM IST
They also blocked the Bhopal-Vidisha road, disrupting traffic for at least three hours on the busy stretch.
- May 08, 2018 03:30 PM IST
An official in the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) gave this information and said the decision was taken to encourage production of milk powder from surplus milk.
- Apr 05, 2018 07:33 PM IST
"The certification is awarded based on an assessment of dairy processing units conducted by a consortium of an expert panel from DAHDF, FSSAI, NDDB, Managing Directors of four federations representing the regions and two dairy experts, under the aegis of the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB)," Mother Dairy said in a statement.
- Dec 26, 2017 02:17 PM IST
"While existing plants would be renovated, 11 new plants are also on the cards," said Laxmi Narain Chaudhary, Uttar Pradesh Minister for Dairying, Wakf, Minorities welfare and Culture.
- Dec 11, 2017 12:55 PM IST
"Although we already export our products to several countries, this is another step to introduce our products to international customers," Shah added.
- Oct 18, 2017 02:06 PM IST
The state government is committed to doubling the farmers' income by 2022 and in it the state's veterinary department has a major role to play, the minister said.