The Madhavaram Dairy is the oldest dairy established in Tamil Nadu to handle 50,000 litres of milk per day under Colombo Plan in 1962 with the assistance of New Zealand Government.
The handling capacity has been increased to 5 LLPD by strengthening the infrastructure at a cost of Rs.7 crore in the last six years.
Further, Madhavaram Dairy distributes milk to consumers of North Chennai through 47 hired route vehicles, 23 private agency vehicles and 3 Federation milk routes.
This Dairy has been certified with IS/ISO 9001:2008, IS 15000:1998 (HACCP) and IS/ISO 14001:2004(EMS). The milk cold room facilities
will be strengthened, during 2018-19 to ensure the quality of the milk.