Purabi Dairy launches cattle feed supplements Purabi Pashu Pushti
Guwahati: To augment its drive towards increasing milk productivity and reducing production cost for dairy farmers, West Assam Milk Producers’ Cooperative Union Ltd. (WAMUL), popularly known as Purabi Dairy has launched its range of Cattle Feed supplements Purabi Pashu Pushti on Thursday.
The range of Cattle Feed supplements shall reinforce WAMUL’s efforts in improving milk productivity of cattle and thus reduction in cost of production. Productivity improvement is identified as one of the key areas of interventions required for dairy development in Assam.
As a part of the planned product line-up, WAMUL has commenced production of Area Specific Mineral Mixture & By-Pass Protein Meal at its Cattle Feed Plant situated at Changsari, Kamrup district.
Minister of C0-operation Siddhartha Bhattacharya inaugurated the plants on Thursday in presence of other dignitaries.
On the occasion, Meenash Shah, WAMUL chairperson highlighted that WAMUL has been promoting and propagating scientific feeding practices like Ration Balancing Programme (RBP) and breed up-gradation through Artificial Insemination (AI) programme.
Bharat Chandra Kalita, a farmer member of the WAMUL Management Committee and a highly experienced dairy farmer, shared his experience & expressed his happiness on behalf of all the farmers on the occasion as their own cooperative is once again starting manufacturing of cattle feed & feed supplements, which is highly essential & critical in supporting dairying.
WAMUL is the apex dairy cooperative of Assam and one of the fastest growing indigenous dairy brands in the entire North East India.
Ever since its inception in 1976 under the operation flood programme of National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), WAMUL has gone to create a symbiotic relationship between the milk producers of Assam and milk & milk products consumers.