The‘Mini Punjab of Karnataka', the city of Rani Chennamma the freedom fighter. City famous for tobacco is one of the Milk Unions specializing in processing & marketing of‘Samrudhi', high Fat mixed Milk. It has more than 596 functioning DCSs covering 10 taluks. Union markets substantial quantities of Nandini Milk in the neighbouring State of Goa also.
It has chilling centres at Gokak-40 TLPD, Ramadurga-15 TLPD, Athani-30 TLPD and Chikodi-20 TLPD, with total capacity of 105 TLPD. There are 31 Bulk Milk Coolers and 312 Automatic Milk Collection units in the union
The union procures on an Average of 1.82 lakh kgs/day of milk and sells 0.82 lakh litres/day of milk and 0.04 lakh kgs per day curd. The Union also produces Butter, Ghee, SMP & Kunda.
Excellence:Highest procurement of Buffalo milk; Famous for delicious kunda;Selling 40 TLPD of milk in Goa
Belagavi District Co-operative Milk Producers' Societies Union Ltd