Malaysia is one of the world’s major producer of milk, contributing about 10% of the world’s aggregate milk production. Malaysia’s milk output surpasses that of all the European Union countries combined. In the year 2017-18, there was 6.6% growth in milk production. India produced 176.35 million tones during the year 2017-18. Several government schemes are available which provides assistance to dairy farming. Consumption of milk and milk product is rapidly increasing In India due to an increase in per capita income of people. Dairy farming is a lucrative business, The increased price of animal feed can be reduced by undertaking fodder cultivation.This dairy project 50 cows is a model project report.
This Dairy project 50 cows is based on the following assumptions:
1. Freshly calved crossbred Jersey/HF cows in 1st or 2nd lactation will be purchased in two batches of two animals each at an interval of 5 to 6 months with minimum average 15-liter milk yield per day will be purchased for dairy project 50 cows
2. Availability of 10 acres of land is prerequisite for the project
4.Fodder cultivation considered in 10-acres land, Two crops considered per year.
5 .Cow dung produced will be utilized as Manure for fodder cultivation.
6. Cost of rearing calves is not considered as it will be nullified by their sale value
7. In case of death cow, the new cow will be purchased from insurance claim money