Rabbit rearing in Kenya is nowadays valued by many farmers due its multipurpose benefits. For long time rabbit has been reared for meat, skin, and also as a pet as they add aesthetic value in homes. Rabbits inside there house They are several breeds of rabbits and some are named according to where they originate and some are named according to there characteristics.
The ever increasing demand for white meat and health consiounsness by consumers has led to more demand for rabbit meat.Other factors leading to increased demand is high returns,faster maturity of rabbits and less capital investment to start capital. The most popular varieties in Kenya include California white,Flemish giant,New zealand etc which matures within 4 months and starts breeding within 6 months.
Rabbit farming is a very fast growing business venture that is becoming very popular due to increased demand in rabbit meat.The business is more affordable to start you will require little investment.Rabbits are mainly kept due to their tasty and nutritious meat, they produce.
Rabbits are little known animals to be consumed in Kenya but their benefits will make them be consumed more.Their meat have low fat and high protein content and are highly recommended rather than red meat.Rabbits are the cheapest animals to keep.
Rabbit farming is upcoming business venture that is slowly gaining popularity due to increased demand in rabbit meat and skin. Rabbit meat is a good source of vitamins B3 and B12, minerals such as phosphorus, potassium, and selenium. It contains more fatty acids than chicken or pork. They grow very fast and mature within 4 months. A little investment in this business will earn you good money in one year. So how do you start? Breeding The type of breed you chose determines the amount of profit you attain. Researchers
Rabbit meat is highly rich in protein.Recently many Kenyans have embraced this farming.According to current market, it will cost you sh 500-600 to buy a kilo of rabbit meat.Starting a rabbit farm in Kenya is very simple all you need is a hutch and rabbits [doe and buck].