Snail farming is one of the top interesting business opportunity in Africa. Snail farming in Nigeria is considered to be one of the most lucrative agribusiness. U can start with low capital and also make ten to me more profit from snail farming in Nigeria within a year. Snail farming is one of the profitable live stock farming in Nigeria.
Tools And Equipment Needed In A Snail Farm
1 soil testing kit,like soil pH meter.
2 magnifying glass to see the eggs .
3 thermometer use to monitor the pen temperature.
4 hygrometer is used to measure the relative humidity.
5 weighing scale for checking snail weight gain each month.
7 feeding troughs or trays.
8 hand gloves for safety health wise
9 shallow drinking throught or trays
10 knives etc....
How To Seed A Snail
Snails can be a great pets. They are especially great for school project, And for teaching young children how to care for a living thing. Its also easy to feed snail, Though there are some versions among dissimilar snail species.
Snail Feed Categories :
Snails eat a wide variety of food which fall into of this categories :tuber, fresh v fruits,cereal,drinks,fibers ,Concentrates and agricultural by product.
Right Way Of Feeding
1 don't put their feed on the soil
2 get either a tray or flat wood to put their water.
3 and get fat and a bit shallow tray to put their water.
Okay for now this how to start up a snail farming for beginners and if I miss any details please comment below.
Written by Obasohan Goodness.
Please sir u didn't tell us how much it would cost to start the business, including money for buy those equipment u mentioned and all how much profit one can make and also how long it takes to mature, Thank you
Snail business is not the best business to start in agriculture line alone, because it makes a lot of time for snail to grow, the thing is that my daddy is a farmer so am also experience in that category I don't been be to rude, the best state to start a snail business is when you have other agricultural business with it, it take a lot of money and time, but at the end of the day is profitable
Quite interesting, snail business is a lucrative business in Nigeria today and I thank you so much sir for sharing this great and wonderful piece with us. I love snail business very but have no idea of where to start but with this information here, I can start from somewhere now.
OMG, this is absolutely brilliant. In other words one can easily start this farming with little capital. I guess is less stress. Thanks NNu for the opportunity to read and learn from others
You tried sir. But, there's something I want you to tell us. How do I get the snail ? Like if want to start poultry, you can go to the market and buy day chick or weeks or months chick. They young and new. So , how do you get them new and young in snail farming? Again, I heard that we can catch snail in the bush, how do we go about getting it ,?
This is really insightful. Here I was thinking snail business is so easy. I've never thought of what would be required to start up. Indeed, no business is easy to start up. I'm just bothered about the profitability. It might also take too long for the snails to reach the market size. I may be wrong though
The article write up is of a great idea but it's not advisable to start up a snail business alone on farm sector but if there is other business on the farm sector snail business can be consider for add up