Summary of management services and projects accomplished.
- Farm management
Managing large scale dairy farms comprising herd management, fertility management, machinery maintenance and forage cultivation, dairy processing, staff-, budget- and reporting- management.
- Feasibility Study
Conducted a feasibility study concerning the empowerment of small holder dairy farmers and dairy communities in West Java, Indonesia. Done in cooperation with a NGO Sahabat Cipta Foundation. The study included improving the methodology of fresh milk collection, dairy farming and milk quality.
- Dairy Development project/programme
Providing consultancy of dairy development project under management of NGO in West Java which aims to improve livelihood of dairy farming communities in West Java.
- Fresh milk collection and chilling
Designing, organizing and managing the entire infrastructure of fresh milk collection chain, including establishing hot milk collection points and chilling centres. Initiated the planning from idea, phased project planning of land procurement, architect design, construction, commissioning and training.
- Fresh milk quality control
Initiated, organized and managed the quality control of fresh milk from production at farm till delivery at factory gate of the milk processor. Which include the establishment of a fresh milk QC laboratory, fresh milk acceptation testing, transportation of hot and chilled milk, Manuals, Procedures and Work Instructions and organizing ISO and HCCAP certification.
- Dairy extension
Organized training of professional dairy Extension Officers, Para vets and AI technicians. And developed training modules and courses for dairy farmers. Also dairy demonstration farms for small holder dairy farmers have been designed and build.
- Dairy cattle import/export
Organized the export/export of dairy cattle assignment by sea and air in the Middle East, New Zealand and Asia. Including cattle selection, pregnancy diagnosis, veterinary protocols, cattle quarantine and organizing financing the procurement of dairy cattle to farmers.
- Milk payment and programme software development
Organized the development of IT software which manages the fresh milk payments to farmer groups and individual farmers. Milk pricing (payment) is based on the milk composition, hygiene, farm assessment and includes a bonus/penalty calculation. Also a “Management Information System” module is developed to manage the milk transportation times of collection vans and bulk trucks, including milk weight and temperature differences.