Varanasi, Oct 1: In order to boost dairying and horticulture practices in eastern Uttar Pradesh, Mother Dairy Fruit & Vegetable Pvt Ltd (MDFVPL), announced its plan to set up the necessary infrastructure to support the sourcing and marketing the produce of the farm such as milk and fresh fruits & vegetables (F&V) in Varanasi.
"MDFVPL, a wholly owned subsidiary of National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), will formally dedicate 10 milk and F&V booths to the residents of the city on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti.
The Company plans to have around 25 such booths to serve the citizens of the city," said NDDB Chairman Dilip Rath.
"NDDB in its endeavour of doubling farmers income is providing institutional support in developing the dairying and horticulture practices.
As part of the initiative, it has made substantial investment and progress in Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha & West Bengal, and is now ready to contribute in the Eastern region of Uttar Pradesh.(UNI)