Broilers, kenbro, layers, and the Kari Improved Chicken by Homerange Poultry Kenya.
Broilers If you want to rear, your chickens for the purpose of meat then go for broiler.
Big companies such as KARI, Kenchic, as well as Kukuchic are among the agents that you can buy your chicken breed from.
It is very essential to have a good location of your poultry farm so that it can give you assurance of gaining best returns that we result from the success of your business.
Kenbro This kind of chickens breed are reared for eggs and meat; it belongs to kenchick.
In 6 months time, the kenbro will start laying eggs though their production of eggs is said to be lower when compared to the layers. If you want to start-up the business at a large-scale, then you have to invest around 1 million.
They are reared for the purpose of both the meat as well as the eggs. One thing to pay attention to is if the hatchery is free of poultry diseases.
The good bit about rearing this breed of chicken is the fact that they are resistant to diseases when compared to other breeds, they have a tendency of growing fast in approximate 5 months time. If you want to start on a small-scale then the capital to invest will be much less compared to that farmer who wants to do the business at a large-scale. The best hatchery are those that the government of Kenya have certified due to their health.
Below are the things you need to consider before starting that dream poultry farming business.
Poultry farming is wide and you have to specialize in one niche for you to succeed.