Odisha State Poultry Products Co-operative Marketing Federation Ltd., which is widely known as “OPOLFED”, is a state level apex poultry co-operative marketing organisation. OPOLFED was registered as a society on 29.03.1976 with the Registration No.1/1976 and has been declared as an apex co-operative federation on 22.03.1984. Its area of operation extends to whole of the State Odisha.
Major Activities of OPOLFED
- Organization of Primary/Women Poultry Co-operative Societies
- Supply of inputs to poultry farmers.
- Marketing of eggs, Packet eggs, dressed chicken meat, poultry feed etc.
- Supply of poultry products to consumers at reasonable rate.
- Supply of eggs to school children in different districts of the state under MDM programme.
- Self-employment opportunity for the educated-unemployed youths.
- Implementation of Odisha Women Poultry Project (OWPP) in Khurda & Angul districts.
State Govt. Initiatives
- Poultry declared as Agriculture.
- VAT exemption on eggs, meat, poultry feed.
- Single window system for poultry development.