We will work with you to raise birds domestically or commercially, primarily for meat, eggs and also for feathers
Chicken is the most common type of poultry in the world.
Despite the commercial production rate, there is a huge demand gap and that gives you an opportunity to come in.
Meat broilers are usually slaughtered at approximately 35 to 49 days of age, well before they become sexually reproductive at 5 to 6 months of age
When the growers reach 18 weeks of age they begin to lay eggs, which are, however, small and unmarketable until 21 weeks when the growers reach their commercial laying stage
Raise turkeys for the purpose of producing meat or eggs for food or money. Easy to rear and manage provided that the right equipment and facilities are in place.
The demand for Turkey in Nigeria is high and the market for selling them are everywhere.
The usual lifespan for a turkey is 10 years, and pure breed turkeys take approximately 4-5 months to grow to full size. The hen turkeys take 16 weeks to mature completely.
Other birds to consider include Ducks, Quails, Geese, Guinea fowl.
Ruminants include cattle, sheep, goats, and camels.
Goat farming requires relatively low capital but yields high profits. A good source for earning extra income. Goats produce meat, milk, skin, fiber, manure.
Consumed daily in Nigeria as such it can be seen as an everyday commodity that is highly demanded
Goat meat has more iron, comparable protein and lower levels of saturated fat, calories, and cholesterol compared to beef and chicken,” she said. “Goat meat is definitely superior nutritionally.
Sheep farming business in Nigeria is highly lucrative.
With the projected increase in demand annually, this is a very good investment option.
It a rich source of high-quality protein, and also an outstanding source of many vitamins and minerals, including iron, zinc, and vitamin B12. Because of this, regular consumption of lamb may promote muscle growth, maintenance, and performance.
You can also consider cattle rearing as well.
Examples of monogastric animals are pigs, rabbits and hamsters.
Pig farming is a great business idea and very profitable, expect to make a profit in a short time.
The reproduction period and system of a pig is faster than any other livestock like cattle or goats because pigs can convert more energy/nutrient into protein and as a result, they grow faster and produce more by consuming little amount of low-quality foods.
Pork is an excellent source of protein and provides several important vitamins and minerals.
Rabbits can be reared for consumption of the meat or to be farmed for income.
An excellent source of vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
Meeting consumers’ demands is presently a challenge, so here is your window of opportunity.
Rabbit farming is more convenient and profitable than farming in most of the other animals because to start off requires just a little capital with a small space.
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