Dairy farming is a class of agriculture for long-term production of milk, which is processed (either on the farm or at a dairy plant, either of which may be called a dairy) for eventual sale of a dairy product. Dairy farming industry provides integrated milking solutions designed to improve dairy farmers’ production, animal welfare and overall quality of life.

Dairy farming in India is an ‘all season’ business. Efficient management of a dairy farm is the key to success. In India cow farming and buffalo farming are the backbone of dairy industry. Here is the complete guide to start and manage a cattle farming business for dairy purpose.

The Pride of Cows brand is a reflection of our passion for milk. Milk captures the imagination, sparks interest and ideas, adds colour and flavour, and makes us feel fulfilled and happy. We believe in the significant part played by milk, strengthening and protecting the body and mind to live a fuller, more complete life each day. We know that cow’s milk at its best represents the pinnacle of nutrition and health!
Dairy form of cattle farming is a major, lucrative business primarily because a dairy farm is an ‘all season’ business. Irrespective of the season the demand for milk is either constant or increases. There has never been a decrease in the demand for milk and milk products in India.

Pre-Requisites for Dairy Farming

Like any other farming, dairy farming also has a list of pre-requisites. Some of these are as below:

Affection towards cows and buffaloes
Basic cleanliness practices
Knowledge about managing dairy farm scientifically
Business tactics
Ready to work hard day and night without a holiday
The above list is a basic list that can go endless. Commercial dairy farming is very different from the traditional farming as it has a lot of technological requirements and challenges.