I. Central Sector Schemes/ CSS
1.White Revolution: White Revolution, known as Operation Flood, was launched in 1970. It was an initiative by India's National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) and was the world's biggest dairy development programme. It transformed India from a milk deficient nation into the world's largest milk producers.
Support to State Cooperative Dairy Federation
3. RKVY: As in Agriculture
II. State Schemes
1. Livestock Insurance Programme: Under the scheme, the crossbred and high yielding cattle and buffaloes are being insured at maximum of their current market price. The premium of the insurance is subsidized to the tune of 50% for maximum two animals per policy.
2. Capacity Development of Livestock and Poultry Farmers
3. Comprehensive Vaccination Programme of Cow and Other Animals
4. Supply of Feeder Seeds
5. Fodder Development Schemes
The Centrally Sponsored Fodder Development Scheme is being implemented from 2005-06 with the following four components: Establishment of Fodder Block Making Units, Grassland Development including Grass Reserves, Fodder Seed Production and Distribution and Biotechnology Research Projects. The Scheme has been modified from 2010 to ensure efficient use of available fodder/feed.