Fish, Bees and Snails

So many investment opportunities lie in the animals listed under this category.

FISHERY

Rearing of fish for subsistence and commercial purposes in Nigeria.

Domestic production is too low to meet the annual fish demand of the country, investing in this will never be a bad idea.
As one of the highest sources of protein, fish is widely consumed by Nigerians on a somewhat large scale.

Fish is a low-fat high-quality protein, omega-3 fatty acids, and vitamins. Also rich in calcium and phosphorus and a great source of minerals, such as iron, zinc, iodine, magnesium, and potassium.

There is stable supply and demand for fish.

APICULTURE

Beekeeping is the maintenance of bee colonies, commonly in man-made hives, by humans.

Beekeeping can be a very low cost. Bees do not depend upon Beekeeper for food. Honey and other bee products generate income.

Honey gotten from bees are very valuable; contains some nutrients, rich in antioxidants, natural sweetener, contain antioxidants.

Also helps improve Cholesterol
Honey bees are super-important pollinators for flowers, fruits, and vegetables.

SNAILS

In terms of cost and time, snail farming is a low-risk business and profitable, unlike many livestock businesses.

The annual demand for snail in Nigeria is high and rising but the supply is low, getting in this business will give you an edge.

Snail rearing is a high profit-yielding farming venture when properly and professionally managed.
It provides a cheap source of high-quality animal protein for human consumption.
Starting a snail farm requires relatively low startup capital and operating costs compared to other forms of animal farming.


Snails possess anti-cancer properties and boost the immune system due to their antioxidants and anti-inflammatory effects. An average snail is comprised of 80% water, 15% protein, and 2.4% fat. They contain essential fatty acids, calcium, iron, selenium, magnesium and are a rich source of vitamins E, A, K, and B12.

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