Initiatives taken by State Government of Dairy Development after
creation of the State
For breed improvement and productivity enhancement of milch cattle
BAIF Development research Foundation have been nominated as
implementing agency. Under this294 dairy cattle development center
have been established and further establishment of 180
new centress are under process.
For commercial and viable running of milk processing plant located
in the State a Jharkhand dairy Project have been established as an
autonomous organisation. Management control of this organization has
been given to NDDB for initial period of 5 Years Under this apart
from rennovation and management of existing dairy plant a new dairy
plant of 1.00 lakh liters capacity at Ranchi and plant for
balance cattle feed, by pass feed and mineral mixture will be
in order to procure
and cooling of milk at village level 65 Gokul Gram Vikas Center have
programme ,especially induction of milch cattle and breed
improvement ,is being implemented especially in naxal affected areas
on priority basic with a view to generate sufficient employment
opportunity in that area.
In order to
profitable disposal of milk produced by the rural milk
producers.dairy plant at Ranchi(20000 liters
capacity),Deoghar(10000 liters capacity), Giridih (5000 liters
capacity).Dhanbad(5000 liters capacity) have been installed and
further insatalled and further installation of dairy plant at
koderma (10000 liters capacity),Jamshedpur (25000 liters capacity
under RKVY is under progress.
Apart from this
renovation of old and defunct dairy plant at Lohardaga (10000
liters capacity), Hazaribagh (5000 liters capacity), Latehar (2000
liter capacity) have been done.
Under feed and fodder
development programme demonstration of green fodder production, Urea
treatment of dry fodder, sale of balance cattle feed, distribution
of mineral mixture, calcium & other feed supplement at the doorstep
of the farmers is being implemented.
Dairy Training center at Ranchi and establishment of new Dairy
Training center at Dumka Headquarter has been done.
and exhibition cell have been established at Ranchi and Dumka
Major initiatives during 2012-13
25000 LPD Dairy Plant on PPP mode at Jamshedpur.
of Milk Processing Plant established at Hazaribagh, Koderma, Dhanbad,
Deoghar, Latehar and Gumla to Private Entrepreneurs.
Organization of the "Jharkhand
State Cooperative Milk Producers' Federation Limited" (MILKFED) is
being proposed in the light of poor progress of JDP managed by NDDB.
Investment Subsidy (CPIS) for setting up of Balance Cattle Feed
Plant by Private Entrepreneurs under Jharkhand Industrial
Production in 280 acres of land at Saraikela & Gaurikarma (Hazaribagh)
Cattle Breeding Farm, in order to promote Green Fodder production.
Under this suitable varieties of 2.95 MT foundations seed & 127.30
MT certified seed will be produced against the average annual
requirement of 306 MT. certified fodder seed.
Programme for Dairy Development as a component of "National Mission
for Protein Supplement" (NMPS) support of Rs. 653.00 Lakh to
commercial dairy farmer of the State for improving nutritional
balance of animal feed concentrate, fodder development activities &
mechanization of dairy farms.
of Dhanbad Dairy from 5 TLPD to 20 TLPD at a project cost of Rs.
3.00 Crore have been approved by Government of India, under
Centrally sponsored Intensive Dairy Development Programme.
Major Interventions made so far
Breed improvement and
For the induction of
high yielding milch cattle and providing need based support to the
milk producers in the cluster of milk potential villages along the
milk routes: Induction of 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 500 Cattle Units
with the subsidy ranging from 50% to 15%.
For commercial and
viable running of milk processing plants located in State Jharkhand
Dairy Project have been established as an autonomous organization.
Its management has been given to National Dairy Development Board
for initial 5 years.
Establishment of 1.00
lakh litre dairy plant at Ranchi, 25 thousand litre dairy at
Jamshedpur & under Centrally Sponsored Intensive Dairy Development
Programme, establishment of 10 thousand litre Dairy Plant at
Mahagama (Godda) is under progress. Proposal under IDDP for capacity
enhancement of Dhanbad Dairy Plant to 20 thousand litre has been
submitted to Ministry of Agriculture, Department of Animal
Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, Government of India.
programme: Support to farmers for rearing of cross bred heifer with
subsidized calf starter, cattle feed, vaccination, deworming and
insurance for proper growth, timely maturity and to reduce
programme: Distribution of mineral supplements, calcium and vitamin
supplements, deworming and milk procurement inputs.
Feed and Fodder
development programme: Demonstration of green fodder production,
Silage making, Distribution of Chaff cutter, perennial grassland
development, urea treatment of dry fodder and sale of balanced
development in milk production, Jharkhand Livestock Breeding
Policy-2011 has been notified.
Dairy Science College at Hansdiha (Dumka) is under progress.
Initiatives to award
Dairying, the status of Agriculture in the State is under progress.
Establishment of Dairy Plants on Public Private Partnership (PPP)
mode is under progress.
study centre of Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) at
Farmer Training Centre, Ranchi for conducting 2 months Farmer
Awareness Training Programme and one year programme for Diploma in
Establishment of 15
MTPD capacity Feed Mixing Unit at Ranchi have been initiated by
Jharkhand Dairy Project.
National Seminar on
Status, Opportunities and Sustainability of Dairying in Jharkhand
has been organized in the State Capital during 1-2 June, 2012.
Two Progressive Dairy
Farmers of the State received Rashtriya Dugdh Utpadak Puraskar award
by the Agriculture Ministry, Govt. of India on 18th November 2011.