About PDFA : Progressive Dairy Farmers Association, Tamilnadu.

Founded in 2014, the Progressive Dairy Farmers Association (PDFA) works on behalf of Tamilnadu dairy farmers.

PDFA is governed by a 12 member board comprised of 12 Progressive dairy farmers from various districts of Tamilnadu.

  • To assist and promote the growth and development of dairy farming in every way in the State of Tamilnadu.
  • The foster and encourage the exchange of information relating to dairy farming and allied industries.
  • To promote and organise campaigns for promotion of commercial dairy farming through advertisements, conferences, shows etc.,
  • To collect, classify and circulate statistical and other information related to dairy farming.
  • To represent the difficulties of dairy farming and allied industries to the central and state governments and other authorities concerned and to obtain redress thereof and to endeavour to remove all impediments in the growths and development of the dairy farming.
  • To encourage the improvement and advancement of dairy farming by actively promoting the exchange of ideas between members.
  • To actively assist emerging dairy farmers to establish and expand their operations by becoming involved in a mentoring process.
  • To collaborate with societies, associations, or any other organization, national or international, having similar aims and to participate in meetings held in India or abroad centred around similar objectives.
  • To promote the interests of commercial dairy farming as a whole.

Currently, PDFA represents 1000+ dairy farms and 12,000+ dairy cows.