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FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc, makers of Peak, Three Crowns and Friso brands, is celebrating the 2014 World Milk Day with the theme ‘World Class Nutrition’.
As the leading dairy nutrition company in Nigeria, FrieslandCampina WAMCO is passionate about milk and is committed to ensuring that Nigerians get the best dairy nutrition every day, said the Public and Regulatory Affairs Manager, Mrs. Ore Famurewa.
As experts in milk production, FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria, in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, has been working with various communities across the country to build capacity in dairy farming, through Dairy Development Programme (DPP).
The DDP currently boasts of four highly equipped Milk Collection Centres in Fasola, Alaga, Maya-Eruwa and Iseyin communities in Oyo State and Milk Bulking Centres with about 72 farming communities actively engaged in dairy farming.
It is a strategic sustainability initiative for the company’s business and a key Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) priority amongst others like, Health and Nutrition and Sustainable Value Chain.