Name: Karnataka Cooperative Milk producers’ Federation Ltd.
Sub Category: Dakshina Kannada Co-operative Milk Producers’ Union Limited
Address: Kulshekar, Mangalore – 5.
Tel. No: 0824-2231446, 2231556, 2231308, 2232260, 2231556
Dakshina Kannada Co-op. Milk Producers’ Union is a ISO 22000 : 2005 certified organisation having jurisdiction of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi coastal Districts. It is one of the leading Milk Unions in the State of Karnataka. At the time of registration during the year 1986, the Union’s milk procurement was 4,500 KPD. Now the Union is edging to 450000 KPD in procurement. In the beginning, Union was procuring 80% of its requirement of milk from neighboring/other Milk Unions of Karnataka Milk Federation and now the Union is at threshold of becoming self reliant by increasing local milk procurement.
The Union has 706 functioning Dairy Co-op. Societies. The Union has established 194 Women Dairy Co-op. Societies in its jurisdiction, out of which 137 WDCS are under STEP Programme of Government of India. The MPCS are having 131435 farmer members out of which 38200 are women members.
Puttur Chilling Centre
83 No.s Bulk Milk Coolers are functioning in union jurisdiction. Further Mangalore Dairy is having facilities for production of Ghee, Mysore Pak, Peda, Lassi, Kova, Flavoured Milk, Paneer, Bite, Burfi, Curds etc. “