Dairy body buys maize at 1,258-1,290 rupee/100 kg.

The National Cooperative Dairy Federation of India on Friday bought 3,000 tonne maize in two lots at 1,258-1,290 rupees per 100 kg through an online auction. The commodity, which is used as cattle feed, was bought on behalf of the Karnataka Milk Federation. The federation, which has nearly 200 dairy cooperatives as its members, has developed an online trading platform to purchase feed stock and sell dairy products.