Today I tell you about How to start a Poultry Farm Business in Pakistan. Raising of birds like chicken, ducks, turkeys and geese for farming meat and eggs known as poultry farming. These birds are known as domesticated birds. Pakistan is an agricultural country and there is much demand for poultry. Poultry farm business is done not only at national level but the export quality is also produced. Chicken as a meal is an important part of meal nowadays. Not only at home but at restaurants and fast food is incomplete without chicken. If one consider starting poultry farm business is on right path due to its high demand.
A Huge amount of investment is needed to start the business. For starting, one need to acquire a land of a specific area. a land about hectare or more wide is needed. After the selection of land for farming next step is the placement of herd of the chicken. A Large number of chickens are needed to get acquired production and to get proper income.
How to start a Poultry Farm Business in Pakistan
If a person is interested in doing this business and has the potential to grow his business but don’t have enough money to get started, for this purpose government and bank including Zarai Taraqiati bank offers loan to start the business. The loan can be obtained to get a place to start the farm, or for the purchase of chicken and other accessories to run the farm.
It is easy to apply for the loan and lender will not only give a loan to the interested person but also helps in giving expert advice to run the business successfully. The loan is approved according to the business and circumstances of the loan seeker. For about 10 00 chicken the area required is about 30,000 square feet. There are two types of shed used nowadays these are cage shed and floor shed. For cage shed 4000 square feet built up area is required while in the case of floor shed 7500 square feet area is required. Average space required by a single bird is about 0.4 to 0.75 square feet.
As business is started much care is needed in running the business. All the data must be kept carefully. Animals placed in farm house are just like children special care is needed to grow them and prevent them from the disease. Regular monitoring by the veterinary doctor must be assured for the proper health of chickens. As ill and unhealthy chicken are unsafe for human health also it will have a negative impact on the business. So to have a successful business all the parameters including birds food, the temperature required to live comfortably and their health issues must be considered properly.