There are more than 6,000 different species of mammals on Earth. For many, their nipples can’t produce good milk. Enter powdered milk. Or is it milk powder? All kinds of babies depend on this powder during their first months of life. Manufacturers now ship the product from Beijing to Brazil, but that was not always the case. Midwives and bags of mashed potatoes. Milk powder or powdered milk: a lifesaver for children and ready meals.