To maximize the potential of agricultural scale up, NGOs need to act as facilitators of multi-stakeholder processes that establish new types of farmer organizations, alliances to influence policy and investment, new business models, and innovative ways of delivery market services.

The United Commercial Bank (UCO Bank) Barpeta recently organised a mega agriculture credit disbursement camp at the Tarun Ram Phookan Smriti Sadan, where loan amount of Rs 2 crore were distributed

Borholla (Jorhat): With peace and normalcy gradually returning to Assam, small-scale ventures like dairy farming are increasingly gaining popularity in the region.

As many as 78 dairy societies have been formed in Tikamgarh district under Bundelkhand special package.

As many as 78 dairy societies have been formed in Tikamgarh district under Bundelkhand Special Package.

Upset with milk prices continuing to spiral high, the government has finalised an ambitious Rs 8,000-crore national dairy plan to increase per cow milk production through artificial insemination.

- Centre-sponsored dairy entrepreneurship changes face of tribal hamlet
Joba Murmu (35) had to watch her husband Chako die of a chest ailment last year, as there was no money for treatment. But now, she sends her daughter Dulari (14) to a private Hindi medium school in Jamshedpur by bus.

Gosai Baskey (55) was almost on the verge of starving when monsoon played truant in 2009 and 2010.

Punjab is heralding a second white revolution in the country. Commercial dairy farming being the new wave in the state, with about 5,500 commercial dairy farms, Punjab is fast emerging as a model for other states.

Young farmers with an entrepreneurial streak are leaving behind the travails of diminished returns from small land holdings.

The United States has recently provided aid to the dairy farmers in Eastern Sri Lanka in an effort to promote dairy production.

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'Doodh Ka Doodh Pani Ka Pani Abhiyan' is being conducted by Bhopal Cooperative Dairy Federation with a view to making consumers aware of adulteration in milk.