SH Food Processing Pvt. Ltd., a collaboration between Srinivasa Hatcheries and Malaxmi Group, is setting up a Mega Food Park (MFP) in Prakasam District, Andhra Pradesh. This is India’s first MFP with a sharp focus on Chicken and Eggs processing. Srinivasa Hatcheries is a leading name in the poultry and food processing industry, while Malaxmi Group’s core competencies lie in energy, agribusiness, property development and infrastructure. SH Food Processing Pvt. Ltd. is approved and supported by Andhra Pradesh Food Processing Society (APFPS) under the Mega Food Park Scheme, Government of Andhra Pradesh (GoAP). The SH MFP will be established as a hub-and-spoke model, with one Central Processing Centre (CPC), three Primary Processing Centres (PPC) and several Field Collection Centres (FCC). The CPC is being set up at Mustla Gangavaram, near Markapur in Prakasam District. The PPC locations are proposed to be set up in Krishna, Kurnool and West Godavari Districts.
The Mega Food Park functions like a facilities cluster for food production and processing infrastructure. The cluster is set to be among the most vibrant agricultural production pockets of the country, and has high production of rice, corn, pulses, oil seeds, spices, fisheries, poultry and horticulture produce. The immediate vicinity guarantees a reliable supply of various raw materials all through the year.