Category: Livestock Business

08
Mar
2018

Raising Pigeons for Money

Raising pigeons is not only a hobby but a good earner too. They multiply fast if proper care is given, and almost every part of a pigeon has use. For instance, the feathers and bones, after flesh meat has been removed, can be used as feed for chicken; its manure...

13
Jun
2017

Chicken Poultry Raising Guide

Chicken broiler and egg production are the most progressive animal enterprises in the Philippines today. The poultry industry in fact began as a backyard enterprise but has shifted to the formation of very large integrated contract farming operations. The growth of tile poultry industry in the Philippines has indeed been...

15
May
2017

Trichantera gigantea as Feed Supplement for Swine

WHAT IS TRICHANTERA GIGANTEA? Trichantera gigantea, a fodder tree, also known as Nacedero or Madre de Agua. It was introduced into the country some years ago from Latin America (Columbia and Venezuela) and adapts well in local tropical conditions. It can be planted to a wide range of soil types...

15
Oct
2016

Goat Farming Business

Goats are very popular among Filipinos because they require low capital investment, fit the smallhold farm condition, and multiply fast. Culturally, goats are integral to every special occasion such as birthdays, baptisms, weddings, and fiestas. Hence, they command a higher price compared with other meats in the market. Goats require...

28
Jun
2016

Goat Farming – Essential Tips For Beginners

Goat farming is not an all new endeavor. These days, a lot more people are seeing the benefits and potential profits to be gained from goat farming. This form of animal-raising has been practiced since time immemorial, and there are a lot of people from other parts of the globe...

11
Feb
2016

Malunggay as Goat Feed

Malunggay (Moringa oleifera) finds use as food and as traditional medicine, especially in the Philippines, in treating blackheads, diarrhea, eye and ear infection, fever, sprain, and pimples—in preparations as varied as its’ uses. High in vitamin A and other essential amino acids and nutrients, there are but a few culinary...