First milk pasteurizing unit in Potohar region inaugurated.


ISLAMABAD -- In continuation to inculcate the organic farming and dairy development in Potohar region, GR FARM has embarked on a new project of introducing 'Full Cream Pasteurized Milk' through a latest pasteurizing unit installed in collaboration of USAID Punjab Enabling Environment Project (PEEP) at Chak Koka Village, District Chakwal.

The facility was inaugurated at GR Farms. Among those attending launch ceremony were experts from NARC (National Agricultural Research Council), ZTBL (Zari Taraqiati Bank Limited), members of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce, development sector, Chief of Party USAID PEEP, as well as local dairy farmers, politicians and community leader of the area. This initiative will not only enable GR Farms to pasteurize fresh milk for its own consumption but neighboring farms will also have the opportunity to process and pack around 3,000 liters of raw milk into safe, hygienic and packaged pasteurized milk.

The facility will not only create jobs for youth and women but will also inspire further...

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