Poultry keeping is one of the most popular enterprises among farmers in Kenya, especially to the small scale farmers. This is because, poultry farming is one of the cheapest farming enterprises. With as little as 5,000 shillings, you can start poultry farming.
This type if enterprise is one of the most important aspects of agriculture in Kenya because it provides employment to the jobless an the youth. Poultry farming also creates business opportunities for entrepreneurs. With the type of chicken you rear, one can always make good money from selling chicken. Having in mind that a day old chick goes for as little as 150 shillings.
There are three types of chicken which are known to poultry farmers. We have the layers which are reared for egg production. You can sell the eggs to your nearby market. A create of eggs