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Israel keen on helping Goa meet its dairy deficit

August 25th, 2012 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 24 (IANS) Israel is keen on partnering with dairy industry majors in Goa to increase milk production in the state, an official here said Friday.The state faces a ... Read more...

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Harmful estrogens persist in dairy wastewater

June 6th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 6 (IANS) Wastewater from large dairy farms contains significant concentrations of estrogens, also known as feminizing hormones, that can persist for months or even years, says a study. ... Read more...

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DS Group acquires dairy plant in Rajasthan

May 2nd, 2012 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 2 (IANS) Dharampal Satyapal Group (DS Group), a Rs.2,200 crore multi-diversified conglomerate Wednesday announced its strategic foray into the dairy business, with the acquisition of an existing dairy ... Read more...

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3 kids dead, 35 sick due to food poisoning in China

April 8th, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 8 (IANS) Three children died and 35 people took ill due to food poisoning in northwest China's Gansu province, authorities said Friday.The sick, mostly children below the age ... Read more...

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Of eggs, medicines and growing Indian connection in Liberia

January 23rd, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Shubha Singh New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) If you order a couple of fried eggs for breakfast in any restaurant in Monrovia, the capital of Liberia, the eggs are almost certain ... Read more...

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Organic milk less fatty than ‘ordinary’ milk

January 17th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) Milk from organic cattle that eat fresh grass is better for your health, says a new study. Researchers have found that organic milk had less saturated fat ... Read more...

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New Zealand-based Fonterra to establish large-scale dairy farms in India

November 12th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Nov 12(ANI): New Zealand-based Fonterra Co-operative Group, the world's largest dairy exporter, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian Farmers Fertiliser Co-operative (IFFCO) and Global Dairy Health to ... Read more...

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Don’t blame greenhouse gas emissions on dairy cows

October 17th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): Dairy industry is responsible for only about 2.0 percent of all US greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new report.The study, led by the University of Arkansas in ... Read more...

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Farm animals new source of drug resistant superbugs

September 23rd, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 23 (IANS) Potentially deadlier strains of food poisoning bugs are spreading in farm animals in Britain. These superbugs have become resistant to antibiotics used in treating infections in both animals ... Read more...

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FDA Says Raw Milk Is Not Worth Risk of Contamination

July 21st, 2010 - 2:20 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Raw milk contains too much harmful bacteria, according to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) , such as E coli and salmonella which makes the possible ... Read more...

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Is Raw Milk Consumption Really That Risky?

July 20th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Despite the fact that raw milk suffers a ban in many states of the United States, proponents of the most natural form of milk are known ... Read more...

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Britons set to savour camel milk chocolate, cheese and ice cream

July 8th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 8 (ANI): Britons, get ready to savour camel chocolate, cheese and even ice cream, for stores in the country are set to sell camel milk imported from the United ... Read more...

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Balanced protein diet can cut nitrogen build up on dairy farms

June 8th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): Up to 35 percent of the accumulated nitrogen on dairy cattle farms can be reduced with a balanced diet in protein content without reducing milk production, suggests a ... Read more...

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Punjab may have venture with New Zealand’s dairy giant

May 23rd, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 23 (IANS) Milkfed, a leading milk cooperative society in Punjab, is contemplating signing a joint venture with Fonterra, New Zealand's dairy giant, an official said Sunday. On the invitation of ... Read more...

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Kerala to set up modern dairy farms to meet milk shortage

April 28th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 28 (IANS) The Kerala government is working towards self-sufficiency in milk production by setting up four state-of-the-art dairy farms in the state on an outlay of Rs.20 crore. Work on the ... Read more...

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Organic milk lowers heart disease and cancer risk

May 28th, 2008 - 1:25 pm ICT by admin
London, May 28 (ANI): Organic milk may cut the risk of developing heart disease and cancer as compared to the normal milk from dairy farms, according to a new study.The ... Read more...

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Global meet of Keralites later this year

February 20th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 20 (IANS) Kerala later this year will hold a global meet of Keralites living outside the state, Governor R.L. Bhatia told state legislative assembly Wednesday. Bhatia's address to legislators formed ... Read more...

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