Self-sufficiency in milk production in five years: minister

Single certification body needed to facilitate food export

Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim on Tuesday said Bangladesh will be self-sufficient in milk production within five years. ‘Bangladesh will be self-sufficient in milk production within four to five years …as the country has become self-sufficient in meat and egg production,’ he said taking part in a virtual meeting organised by the SAARC […]

BD to be self-sufficient in milk in 5-yrs – The Daily Industry

An int’l standard research lab has been set up to ensure the quality of livestock resources production and animal foods SM Rezaul Karim Staff Correspondent: Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim yesterday said Bangladesh will be self-sufficient in milk production within five years.“Bangladesh will be self-sufficient in milk production within four to five years […]

Milk production increases by 100,000 tons in Rajshahi

Dairy farmers in Rajbari continue to produce milk amid the coronavirus pandemic despite its lack of sales Dhaka Tribune In 2020, around 356,000 tons of milk was produced compared to 250,000 tons in 2016, said Ismail Haque, district livestock training officer Milk production has been enhanced by around 100,000 tons while dairy farm largely expanded […]

Wisconsin is the land of milk and cheese. But we have far more beef farmers.

Wisconsin is the land of milk and cheese. But we have far more beef farmers.

Jennifer Rude Klett  |  Special to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Wisconsin may be America’s Dairyland, but there’s another bovine-related food abundant here: beef. In fact, the number of beef farms here is growing even as the number of dairy farms is declining. The state has nearly 14,000 beef farmers, “Beef can be a staple for any meal enjoyed […]

UHT milk slowly taking over the market

UHT milk slowly taking over the market

Tts demand has increased as consumers’ perceptions about the product changed over time The sales of ultra high temperature (UHT) milk have risen recently, as consumers are becoming more nutrition-conscious. The method of processing UHT was discovered about 60 years ago. Now it is said to be gaining a huge popularity in the country, said […]

Top Bangladeshi Milk and Dairy Companies, Brands

Top Bangladeshi Milk and Dairy Companies, Brands

The country’s milk demand has increased over the last decade, and currently, the total demand for milk is around 152.02 lakh tons annually. The good thing is that the country’s milk production has also been increased by three times over the past decade and now has the capacity to fulfill two-thirds of the total demand. […]

Lockdown makes things worse for Pabna milk producers

The ongoing countrywide lockdown has made things worse for the milk producers in Pabna and Sirajganj, who have already been suffering from poor sales due to a slump in local consumption. In a bid to tame the alarming rate of coronavirus infections across Bangladesh, the government announced a seven-day lockdown that began on Monday. For […]

Life no longer milk for Khulna cattle farmers as Razor disease spreads

Razor is an infectious disease that affects cattle, causing decreased appetite and weight loss and thus reducing their ability to produce milk Already reeling under Covid-19 woes, the outbreak of the Razor disease has dealt a crippling blow to cattle farmers in Khulna. The disease is spreading rapidly among cattle and has significantly hit the […]

New Disease Threatens India’s Milk Production – The Tennessee Tribune

Milk yield

NEW DELHI — Milk production in India — the highest in the world — has been hit by a relatively new disease. Lumpy skin disease (LSD), a transboundary animal disease that spreads quickly, has started affecting Indian cattle and Asian water buffalo.  The disease can decrease milk production by more than half, damage hides and […]