Accession Number : AD0703235

Title :   THE MILK SUPPLY OF MAJOR INDIAN CITIES.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON D C FOREIGN FIELD RESEARCH PROGRAM

Personal Author(s) : Ellefsen,Richard A.

Report Date : 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 386

Abstract : The paper examines the milk industry in India in detail in order to point up its problems. The recent efforts towards improvement are assessed; an overview of the entire country is presented along with an intensive examination of the present and potential milk-supplying hinterlands for Delhi, Bombay, Madras, and Calcutta. Emphasis throughout the work is on the areal and locational aspects of the milk supply. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MILK, PRODUCTION), (*URBAN PLANNING, *INDIA), FOOD, PROBLEM SOLVING, ECONOMICS, RURAL AREAS, PRODUCTION CONTROL, BOVINES, TERRAIN, ORGANIZATIONS, PREDICTIONS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, DISTRIBUTION

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Food, Food Service and Nutrition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE