Milk is a white liquid substance. It is obtained from domestic animals like cows, buffaloes, goats, etc. It is an ideal food for the children and the sick. It is nourishing and easily digestible. Nowadays, it is also available in dry powder form.
Milk contains maximum quantity of various vitamins. Man can live on milk alone. In fact, a new born child lives only on milk for some months. From milk, various kinds of products are made, such as cream, butter, curd, cheese and various sweetmeats like sandesh, rasagolla and the like. Powder milk is prepared in the dairy with the help of special machineries. Powdered milk can be preserved in containers or packets for a longer period.
There are many large dairies in Australia, USA and some other European countries. They export powdered milk, packed properly in cartons to different countries. In India, there are dairies in various states including Gujarat, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh and other places.