Annapurna Cottage Industries was established in the year 1987, the founder of 'Leaf Plate'. Modest beginning at "Annapurna Cottage Industry” in 1987: Initially we started with a small investment to impart skills among unemployed youth (men and women) in leaf plate making in the erstwhile Andhra Pradesh and over a period of time the scope of training/skill development was expanded to the neighboring state such as Chhattisgarh and Orissa at the instance of the respective DRDAs. As on date, we have trained over 1 lakh women in India and abroad.
Our main activities are:
Leaf Plate Making Technology and related technologies
Paper plate making machinery manufacturers
Annatto seed braking machine in collaboration with CFTRI
Mud Block making technology upgraded to NIRDPR with high production using hydraulic equipment