2. Moringa Products Manufacturing for Export and Domestic Markets Business Plan
Broiler processing enterprise is a start-up agribusiness. Broilers are special breeds of chickens raised under intensive system for meat production. The enterprise will deal in production of processed and packaged chicken and giblets with state-of-art equipment in a clean environment. Broiler processing enterprise will be managed by a trained and skilled professionals. Each processing line is manually handled. The enterprise plans to raise 4000 DOC till maturity for 7 weeks before production plan and also produce and process 4000 broilers monthly.
This business is for chicken egg with seasonal broiler production. The enterprise proposes to start with 1000 Point of Lay (POL) in the first years. The enterprise will also produce 1000 broilers to cater for seasonal demand in December, thus increasing cash inflow every year. Sales from spent layers and poultry manures also provide additional income for the farm. Poultry industry is a fast growing and diverse industry with a variety of business interests such as egg production, broiler production, etc. Egg production is a profitable enterprise which is capable of generating continuous income and can provide employment opportunity.
This is a start-up agribusiness. Major products from this enterprise will be Fish seeds (Fingerlings/Juveniles), Fresh and smoked catfish. The enterprise will produce 20-40 tons of fingerlings/juveniles per month. The enterprise will also produce 31 tons of fresh and smoked catfish in conformity with good production practice per annum. African Catfish, Clarias gariepinus, is a very resilient, fast growing and prolific fresh water fish. The enterprise plans to contribute to food security, empower young entrepreneurs and sustain its development.
This enterprise is for Plantain Plantation. Major product is plantain. The enterprise will generate additional revenue from sale of plantain suckers for growers. Plantain, Musa spp. occupies a pivotal position for rapid food production. It is ranked third among starchy staples. Plantain plantation will be established on 15 hectares of land. There is always a igh demand for plantains which many farmers are unable to meet. This project needs fund to be earmarked for kick-off and maintain the farm till harvest period.
This enterprise is for Greenhouse Tomato Production. The business will produce packaged tomatoes for consumers in conformity with good agricultural practice. Greenhouse technology ensures tomatoes are produced all year round with extended shelf life and minimal diseases and pests attack. The enterprise will maximize indeterminate tomato varieties to produce 74 tons of tomatoes from one acre land having 10 single-span greenhouse of 300sqm each. Greenhouse PE, Insect net and Drip irrigation kit will be imported while G.I pipes/timber and other materials will be sourced locally.
Extruded fish feed production business will be establishing and operating a standard fish feed mill with fully installed state-of-the-art equipment. The output capacity of the plant equipment will be 240-260 Kg/hr. The plant equipment will be able to produce extruded and pelletized feed that is floating for fish farmers for improved productivity. Extrusion is the only way to produce floating feed pellets, during extrusion all ingredients are gelatinized by high temperature, bound together and shaped. Equipment line with pictures, functions and specifications are included in the plan. The fish feed will be packaged in a 15kg bag for sale and it will be branded. The production will adhere strictly to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). There is a high demand for quality fish feed. There is also few commercial fish feed milling factory in the sector. Farmers prefer floating feeds to sinking feeds and that many of the farmers used this type compared to the sinking locally made feed.
10. Moringa Plantation Business Plan
Moringa (Moringa oleifera) is a fast growing shrub cultivated essentially for its leaves and seeds. Moringa plantations have been well established in tropical and sub-tropical regions including Nigeria, Ghana, Philippines, Kenya, Rwanda, Niger, Cambodia and Haiti. Export market for moringa seeds and leaves is increasing at over 30% rate. Currently, moringa seeds have the highest economic value making the demand to be increasing at alarming rate. The business plan will essentially focus on producing high quality seeds from 5 hectares farmland in conformity with good agricultural practice. Few amount of leaves after seed harvest will also be harvested. Furthermore, the enterprise will use high quality seed variety to establish the plantation and will produce 10 tons of seed from 5 hectares annually.
11. Modern Pig Production Business Plan
Modern Pig production business proposes to start with healthy 50 Sows and 4 Boars to get 1100 – 1125 piglets per annum. The enterprise will construct 50 capacity farrowing house, 1050 capacity house for Weaners, Growers and Fatteners and a building for store, office and living room. Pigs are highly prolific and they can give birth two times in a year. Pig provides cheap source of protein and generates employment. The pig farm will be well designed and established with strict adherence to proper welfare codes and management practices. Major products however will be fatteners at 70-80Kg and weaners.
12. Commercial Pigs (Porkers) Production Business Plan
13. Business Plan for Dry Season Tomato and Pepper Production
This business plan is for dry season tomato and pepper production under irrigation. Tomato and pepper are form of fruit vegetable belonging to the Solanaceae family. Tomato and pepper are in great demand in peri-urban and urban market, however these vegetables are characterized by problem of seasonality; installation of irrigation system on farm especially during dry season will ensure their availability during off season. The business venture will use hybrid seeds to produce tomato and pepper from 2 hectares in conformity with good agronomic practice.
The dried cassava chips value-chain has a potential demand of 900,000 tons per annum with 300,000 tons going to the regional food market, an estimated 80,000 tons/year to the local animal feed market, and 520,000 tons destined for the China export market.
Maize and soybean are the most important cereal crops/raw materials used by human beings, livestock and feed and food industries.