Tiny in size but huge in Sugar & Paddy Production now turned into land of milk. An offshoot of Mysuru & Tumakuru unions, it covers 7 taluks & more than 1214 DCSs functioning. The product dairy with 1 LLPD at Gejjalagere has been expanded in phases and has now 4.25 LLPD capacity.
Union owns a 18 MT/day powder plant taking care of surplus of Mandya and neighbouring Hassan and Mysuru unions. Also possess an export marketing license to market SMP.
It has chilling centres at Krishnarajpet -100 TLPD, Nagamangala-60 TLPD.Total chilling capacity 160 TLPD. There are 212 Bulk Milk Coolers, 943 Automatic Milk Collection Units in the union.
The union procures on an Average 7.73 lakh kg/day of milk and sells 2.71 lakh litres/per day and 0.44 lakh kgs per day curd.The Union also produces Butter, Ghee, SMP, Burfi, Paneer and Peda.
Excellence: Union with highest milk procurement from a single compact district; Leading in BMCs sanctioned under NDP for any Union in the country; Excellent Skim Milk Powder packed in 50 gm in metalised polyster packs, 200 and 500 gm cartons, first union to export powder and to adopt rationalised price structure.
The Mandya District Co-operative Milk Producers' Societies' Union Limited,