Kancheepuram – Thiruvallur Union
The Kancheepuram – Thiruvallur District Co-operative Milk Producers’ Union Ltd was started during the year 26.12.1927 as Chennai Milk Supply Society. It was the first registered Milk Society in South Asia. Later it has been registered under Tamilnadu Co-operative Societies Act as a District level Union on 10.04.1979. At present the Union procures an average of 1.41 Lakhs LPD from 564 DCS, 20902 Pouring members of an operational area of Kancheepuram, Thiruvallur, Chengalpattu and megre part of Vellore and Thiruvannamalai Districts. The Union has a 1 LLPD capacity Dairy situated in 4.5 Acres land at Kakkalur of Thiruvallur District and 2 Chilling Centres at Baluchettychattram of Kancheepuram District and Sanur of Chengalpattu District with each 30000 LPD capacity respectively. In addition to the above 10 Bulk Milk Coolers with 52000 Ltrs capacity of Kancheepuram, Thiruvallur and Chengalpattu Districts respectively. The Union operates with 51 Rural Milk Collection routes and 9 Milk sachet distribution routes. The Union markets around 77000 Ltrs of sachet milk per day in 3 different types i.e., Toned Milk, Standarised Milk, and Full Cream Milk covering Kancheepuram, Chengalpattu and Thiruvallur Districts. The Union produces byproducts like Ghee, Khova, Badam Powder, Bi-Nut Powder, Curd, Butter Milk, Musorpa and Milk cake with the existing infrastructure facilities. In addition to our Union products, we are also purchaseing products from Tamilnadu Co-operative Milk Producers Federation Ltd like Ice creams, Butter, Paneer, Milk Shake, Cheese, Skimmed Milk Powder. Gulabjamun and Rasakula etc., are also marketed in all 3 Districts. The Union markets Milk and Milk products through our 3 Hi-Tech Parlours, 220 Distributing Agents and 20 Whole Sale Dealers. The Union provides an input package to the farmers providing animal health cover to 524 DCS through 10 Mobile Veterinary Routes. There are 59 AI centres with regular supply of frozen semens to benefit the producers at their door steps and approximately 6200 Artificial Insemination are carried out per month. The Union distributes cattle feed @ Rs.3.00/- subsidy per kg and Mineral Mixture at the doorstep of the producer to concentrate on the Feed Management to procure quality Milk.
Union Site Link: Kanjeepuram Tiruvalluvar Union