Kolar - The‘Silk Land' is now a‘Milk Land'.
This union became autonomous in 1987 and has now more than 1840 DCSs covering 11 taluks. The dairy has a capcity of 4.5 LLPD with 2.50 LLPD UHT Plant
Innovations here include,
It has chilling centres at Chintamani-100 TLPD,Sadali-100 TLPD and Gowribidanur-100 TLPD .Total chilling capacity 300 TLPD. There are 255 Bulk Milk Coolers, 688 Automatic Milk Collection and 68 Community milking parlor in the union.
The union procures on an Average 10.36 lakh kg/day of milk and sells 2.84 lakh litres/per day.The Union also produces Butter, Ghee, SMP, Cream, Cheese and Peda.
Excellence:Pioneer in implementing Clean Milk Production Programme, in starting Community Milking parlours, BMC Installations, First to launch Goodlife UHT milk with highest production, Known for quality cheese, Flavoured drinking Yoghurt, Ghee in pearlpet jars; Masti Dahi. Obtained primacy by having a first elected Woman Director on the Board.
The Kolar District Co-operative Milk Producers' Societies' Union Limited.