Food Processing Training Centre

The Food Processing Training Centre (FPTC) was established in the year 2009 at JSSKVK. The unit is sponsored by the Ministry of Food Processing and Industries, New Delhi and CFTRI Mysore, The main objective of the unit is to impart training to the farming community , rural youths and interested entrepreneurs on value addition to the agricultural produce. The unit also works as incubator where in interested persons can utilize the unit for their product processing in payment basis. The machineries installed at the unit are-.Cabinet drier, Hot air oven ,Pulvarizer, Roaster, Vermicill, Wet grinder, Dough mixing, Papad, Leaf cup making, Weighing and Sealing machines.

Regular training programs is being conducted for the SHGs and Un-employed youths. Monthly 563 kg of supplementary food is processed at FPTC and is supplied to Suttur school which will incorporated at the rate of 25% while making ragi balls. This food is served to children during lunch time. More than 3800 children consume this food daily.

Slide Show of Food Processing Centre Activities