India’s First practical online course on scientific dairy farming launched in three languages
Teplu launches low-cost online course for dairy farmers in English, Hindi & Marathi
Teplu.in, a leading start-up in the animal husbandry space has launched an innovative online education course dedicated to India’s dairy farmers. Teplu Learning Private Limited today announced the launch of the multilingual video based online course on scientific dairy farming in three different languages – Hindi, Marathi & English. The affordable courses aim to support the dairy farmers of all levels.
The online courses teach a step by step process of all the scientific methodologies that go into making a dairy farm profitable. The courses have been created with eight top experts in the field of dairy farming. These experts have years of experience in helping farmers set up and manage dairy farms successfully. The courses are completely video based and designed innovatively so that even a ten year old can learn and implement scientific management practices in the farm. All processes and latest techniques in areas from fodder production, nutrition, housing, diseases to upto reproductive problems have been demonstrated in the courses.
On this occasion Mr. Sanjay Bhattacharji, Founder and Director, Teplu said, “The dairy farming sector in India has traditionally faced many problems including low milk production, low yield, poor management practices and inadequate nutrition to dairy animals. At Teplu, our aim is to make people successful in dairy farming business and increase their incomes. Having been a dairy farmer, I understand the deep rooted problems and the pain points in this business. With very few experts available to guide people in remote areas, they have no choice but to rely on traditional practices in dairy farming.” Mr. Bhattacharji added, “Teplu creates online courses by focusing on the practical problems that farmers face in dairy farms and brings together top experts and reputed institutions. Farmers can now learn from top experts using their smart phones.”
Teplu launched a beta product on silage making early in 2019, since then it has seen a steady enrollment of farmers on its platform. Research indicates that up-skilling in scientific management practices leads to increase in incomes of dairy farmers by over 20%.
About Teplu Learning Private Limited:
Teplu is a startup incubated by Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Izatnagar, which is India's premier institute on veterinary and animal science. It is registered with the DIPP, Ministry of Commerce, Government Of India. The company was considered as one of the top startups by IIT Bombay, during Eureka 2018.
Teplu creates curriculum based online courses in local languages for animal husbandry. Users access courses on smart phones or computers. Besides self-paced courses, the company also provides online interactive sessions to its learners to clarify their doubts and resolve problems they face in their farms.The platform of Teplu uses intuitive technology to assess the progress of learners and takes tests and provides certification after completion. In addition to online courses, the company also provides customized farm designs and digital consultancy services using web based video calls.
Check out courses at - https://teplu.in/courses
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