Although any mammal can produce milk, commercial dairy farms are typically one-species enterprises. In developed countries, dairy farms typically consist of high producing dairy cows. Other species used in commercial dairy farming include goats, sheep, and camels.
Astosan Company was established in Balikesir Gonen in 1995. Both the quality and quantity of milk produced in the region of Gonen have given a special importance and priority to this area in milk production.
Having been established as a milk powder production plant in the beginning, the Company have succeeded to develop the potential and product range with the whey powder and demineralized whey powder production facilities after one years.
Astosan Balıkesir and Ezine also opened additional collection and processing centers. In this way, it has increased its production and has provided better quality milk and whey.
Astosan is opened its farm with 3000 cows capacity to produce its own milk.