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IDA (West Zone) organizes “Shrandhanjali” to Dr. V. Kurien

IDA (WZ), Mumbai organized “Shrandhanjali”, on 12th September 2012, to pay homage to Dr. V. Kurien, “Father of White Revolution”, “Architect of Operation Flood” and Former President of IDA. Mr. Arie Veldhuizen, Counsellor for Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands, New Delhi, Shri. Subhash Mandge, Chairman, Madhya Pradesh Sahakari Dugdh Mahasangh, Shri. Arun Dongale, Chairman, Kolhapur Zilla Sahakari Dudh Utpadak Sangh, “Gokul”, Shri. Ramchandra Choudhari, Chairman, Ajmer Zila Dugdh Utpadak Sahakari Sangh Ltd., Shri. Devendra Shah, Chairman, Parag Milk Foods, Shri. Arun Narke, Vice President, IDA, Shri. Arun Patil, Chairman, IDA (WZ), Dr. J. V. Parekh, Dr. R. D. Kokane, Shri. Madhav Patgaonkar, Shri. Rajesh Lele, Shri. K. Shyju and Dr. Shveta Patwardhan and many others were present.

After offering floral tributes Mr. Arie Veldhuizen, louded the extra ordinary work carried out by Dr. V. Kurien which made India world’s largest milk producer. Shri. Arun Narke & Shri. Arun Dongale expressed their gratitude to Dr. Kurien on behalf of the Milk Producers of Kolhapur district. They recounted Dr. Kurien’s guidance and help to the Gokul Dairy during early days. Shri. Subhash Mandge narrated on the visit of Dr. Kurien to tribal areas of Madhya Pradesh, which showed his commitment towards the welfare of tribals thru dairying. Shri. Arun Patil, adored the leadership qualities, vision, organizational building capacity and motivation by Dr. Kurien, while implementing the world’s most successful dairy development program, Operation Flood.

After the floral and oral tributes to Dr. Kurien all present stood in silence for two minutes and prayed for the peace to departed soul

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IDA ( West Zone) organizes National Seminar on “Cheese – future milk product of India”

Indian Dairy Association (West Zone) organized a National Seminar on “Cheese – future milk product of India” on 12th September 2012 at Mumbai. Shri. Subhash Mandge, Chairman, Madhya Pradesh Sahakari Dugdh Mahasangh inaugurated the seminar. Shri. Kokul The delegates from all over India participated in the seminar.

Shri. Gokul Krishnan, Amul; Shri. Shiva Mudgil, Rabo Bank, Ms. Gilda Roveri, IMA Corazza, Italy, Capt. H.S.Oberoi, Parag Milk Foods Pvt.Ltd. Shri. Ashish Powari and Shri. Hariprasad Manavalan, Sealed Air, Dr. R.D.Kokane, BVC., Mr. Siegersma Gerbrand, Tetra Pak CPS ( Cheese and Powder System), Netherland, Shri. Mani, Kondai Cheese, Shri. Shirish Upadhyay, Go Cheese and Ms. Dingle K. Simon, Repute Engineers presented the papers.

The seminar provided an all round information about Cheese, its types, manufacturing processes, quality aspects, equipment for manufacturing and packing etc. M/s. Repute Engineers, Pune and Milkylab, Italy Sponsored the seminar.

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