COST OF REARING KIENYENJI CHICKEN IN KENYA
COST OF REARING KIENYENJI CHICKEN IN KENYA
February 18, 2017
POULTRY FARMING IN AFRICA
March 16, 2017

TYPES OF POULTRY FARMING

TYPES OF POULTRY FARMING

 

  1. Free range extensive system

  2. Backyard extensive system

  3. Semi intensive

  4. Intensive

Free range

Birds are not confined. Makeshift shelters are provided to protect the birds from severe weather conditions. Birds are free to wander around in litter collection areas, trees and nest in the bush. It’s hard to control inbreeding in comparison to using poultry egg incubators

Back yard extensive system

Birds are housed only at night during the day they wander around the fields. Birds are fed in the morning and evening. The rest of the day they scavenge for food around the fields.

Semi intensive system

Birds are confined around specific area with access to structures shelter. Birds are sheltered during the day and fully housed at night. Birds are fed and watered.

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  1. Tha6 fof the information, i have started mu poultry project.