POULTRY EGG PRODUCTION – SAMPLE BUSINESS PLAN
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Establishment of poultry egg farm will create some means of livelihood for many Nigerians to earn their living. Apart from this, consumption represents one of the fastest means of obtaining body nutrient requirements since poultry eggs contain vitamins, proteins and minerals needed for body building. Additionally, it will assist both investors and prospective workers to attain some level of economic independence.
The land requirement for poultry project is minimal. This means that the project can be established with ease. The project also gives room for flexibility. That is, one can start at small scale level and graduate to large scale level.
Market Analysis of poultry egg production
Demand is very high with the products application in the production of other essential food nutrients needed mostly by children.
Raw Materials for poultry egg production
Day old chicks or point of lay birds, feeds and essential poultry drugs.
Production Process of poultry egg production
The birds are kept in battery cages/local cages or rooms with required temperature and fed with layers mash in order to lay eggs on daily basis for a period of 16-21 weeks.
Water supply must be constant and adequate. The environment must be kept clean by way of regular disposal of waters, disinfecting the cages, the pens and restriction of foreign bodies from entering the poultry house.
PRODUCTION CAPACITY – 1000 LAYERS
Machinery and Equipment
Mini feed mills
Local stoves and lanterns
INVESTMENT COST of poultry egg production
|Plant and machinery||N200, 000.00|
|Land and building (rent)||N80, 000.00|
|Salaries and wages||N120, 000.00|
|Raw materials||N150, 000. 00|
|Feeds and Drugs||N75, 000.00|
|Total cost||N415, 000.00|
|Total investment cost||N745, 000.00|
|Estimated turnover||N1, 200,000.00|