Article Id: ARCC5322 | Page : 248-250
Citation :- CASE STUDY OF A SUCCESSFUL DAIRY WOMAN ENTREPRENEUR.Asian Journal Of Dairy and Food Research.2006.(25):248-250
J. V. Ekale C. M. Bellurkarand D.L Jadhav
Address : College of Home Science, MAU, Parbhani- 431402 (MS.) India


A case study of a successful dairy entrepreneur of Tadborgaon village in Parbhanl district of Maharashtra state was conducted. She is 33 years old, illiterate, having two sons, family is nuclear and having small land holding. Her husband is engitged In tailoring and fanning. With courage of t her brother she purchased one buffalo from her saving and some money borrowing from a moneylender, to inaease economic condition of her family. From the business of milk and milk products she purchased more buffaloes. She performs all animal and dairy management practices except grazing, buying and selling of animals. She could run successfully dairy business but faced distinct problems on her own, as she is a woman.



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