Organizational study of Dharwad Milk Union Limited
NATIONAL DARIY DEVELOMENT BOARD: -
History:The NDDB was founded to replace exploitation with empowerment, tradition withModernity, Stagnation with growth, transforming dairy into and instrument for thedevelopment of Indian’s rural people.The NDDB was established in 1965; the board is registered under the SocietiesRegistration Act and the public Trust Act, fulfilling the desire of the Prime Minister of India – the late
Lal Bhahaddur Shastr
i to extend the success of the Kaira Co-operativeMilk producers union (AMUL) TO OTHER PARTS OF India. Dr
was thefounder chairman. The success combined the wisdom & energy of farmers with professional management to successful capture liquid milk and milk product markets whilesupporting farmer’s investment with inputs and services.
NDDB began its operations with the mission of making dairying a vehicle to a better future for millions of gross roots milk producers. The mission archived helped tolaunce ‘’Operation Flood’’, a program extending over 26 years and with the help of WorldBank Loan India become the world’s largest milk producing country. As per March 2001India’s 96000 Dairy Co-operative are integrated thorough a three Tier Cc-operativestructure. The
pattern whichIs owned by more than 10 million formers procures an average of 1605 million liters of milk everyday. The milk is processed and marketed by 170 milk producers’ co-operativeunions which, in turn own 15 state co-operative milk marketing federation. Since itsestablishment the dairy development board has planned and spearheaded India’s Dairy programmer by placing dairy development in the hands of milk producers and the professionals they employ to manage their co-operatives. In addition, NDDB also promotesother commodity based co-operative, allied industries and veterinary biologically on anintensive and nation wide basis.
Objectives of NDDB: