Tiny in size but huge in Sugar & Paddy Production now turned into land of milk. An offshoot of Mysore & Tumkur unions, it covers 7 taluks & more than 1146 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 Mysore unions. Also possess an export marketing license to market SMP. It also has 1.00 LLPD UHT plant.
It has chilling centres at K.R.Pet-60 TLPD, Nagamangala-60 TLPD.Total chilling capacity 1.20 LLPD. There are 118 Bulk Milk Coolers, 648 Automatic Milk Collection Units in the union.
The union procures on an Average 7.05 lakh kg/day of milk and sells 2.57 lakh litres/per day.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,