The Dairy was setup under the Operation Flood II & III and has a processing capacity of 1.2
Lakh Litres of milk per day. The Union also has a Dairy at Kudige with a capacity of
5,000 litres per day which is the first
Dairy in Karnataka State started during January 1955.
The Union has two Chilling Centres at Birur and Holenarasipur with chilling capacity of 20000 litres.per day
respectively. The Union also produces Ghee, Peda, Curds, Khova and Butter Milk.
The Union procures on an average 4.07 Lakh litres of milk and
sells 1.04 Lakh litres per day. There are
5 Bulk Milk Coolers & 46 Automatic Milk
Collection Units in the Union.