||Then the veterinary portions. It was for the
first time that such an exhaustive description about various cattle diseases and their
prevention and remedy have found mention in any journal or compendium, at least to this
Next, the milk products. It is not a
common knowledge that there are at least 400 varieties of cheese in the world and that its
annual world production is about 12 million tonnes. One million tonnes of cheese are
exported every year by various countries. Thereafter, Yoghurt. Why it did not click in
India despite high voltage advertisement and state-of-the-art processing plants, is an
All the well known names in dairy industry can be found in this volume
either as writers of articles or as editors and founding editors.
Summing up, Dairy India is a source book for students, dairy scientists,
dairy business, manufacturers of dairy equipment and veterinary medicines, to name a few.
Lastly, the cover. It shows a little girl pulling the family buffalo
from the pond where it has been wallowing to her home. The caption, not provided on the
cover but elsewhere is "Come home, mother" the typical relationship
between man and animal still found in Indian villages.
Source: Yojana, Planning Commission, Government of India, New