There has been a growing attention and interest in using agriculture and entrepreneurship as a tool in poverty alleviation in Zambia. Village chicken remains one area yet to be exploited in the country. Despite all this, the potential that village chicken rearing presents is unquestionably good in terms of potential money making from the business. Sadly, the existing books and manuals have either being giving advice on larger scale production of broiler chickens or are too detailed and confusing for the common man, one does not need a degree in English or Science to start rearing village chickens for business?
This manual sets out to help you with easy-to-follow guidelines for rearing village chickens for profit making and how you can market and sale your products to customers in Zambia in unique ways guaranteed to set you apart. The language used is deliberately simple everyday language mixed with some explained technical jargon (language) were needed. Our goal is to ensure everyone who reads this manual finds it detailed but simple to understand and apply in real life. The manual has been prepared with the input from industry experts as well as individuals who have the real-life practical experience to enrich the manual with real life knowledge.
It is our hope that this manual adds real ‘money’ value to your business goals.