GRASSCUTTER FARMING IN NIGERIA PDF

Grasscutter Sexual maturity: This is when the grasscutter is ready for reproduction and breeding. For the male it can be from 8 months 32 weeks at a lowest body weight of 2. And For the female: 6. After mating, be sure that the female grasscutter is pregnant. Normally, the gestation period takes up to 5 months approximately.

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In setting it up, you must separate the region they sleep from the region they carry out any other form of activity. This is especially important because grasscutters hate to sleep where they feed.

When placing grasscutters in their pens, you should ensure that each colony would be about 1 male to 4 to 6 females. Two fully grown males cannot live together, and would fight till one is dead.

In constructing your grasscutter cages, ensure it adheres to a close dimension of cm in length, 60cm in width, and 45cm in height. They should all contain separate grasscutter colonies, and be built in such a way that the temperature remains stable at all times. The cage should also keep the colonies secure from potential pests like snakes, soldier ants, and humans.

Choosing A Breed: Image Source: www. The healthy state of your grasscutters is crucial to aid rapid reproduction. Since fertility is the most important thing in rearing animals, make sure you can purchase the most healthy grasscutters you can find. Feeding The Grasscutters: Image Source: www. By constantly feeding your grasscutters with rich healthy meals at all intervals, they can gain weight quickly and reach market size within a short time.

The cane rats usually prefer to drink liquid with artificial tastes, e. For grasscutters in the weaning stage, they can stay with their mothers between four to eight weeks. The mating period should last for days, and should be restarted with different males if after days, the female grasscutters show no signs of pregnancy.

Grasscutters are generally great for rearing because of their fast reproduction rate which begins about seven months after birth, and can be about 4 to 10 babies per reproduction cycle, which usually happens two times in a year.

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Tweet 22 Shares The grasscutter meat is indeed very popular in Africa and especially in Nigeria; thanks to grasscutter farmers who are trying their best to make this meat readily available to buyers and consumers. Grasscutter farming in Nigeria is one of the most profitable kinds of businesses in the animal farming section. It is also one of the most profitable animal husbandry businesses in Nigeria. If you take the grasscutter farming business serious, you can make as much as N4 million naira annually from the business. How is it possible? How do I start?

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I started my first business before I was a boy of Today I run my company in Lagos and operate in different states of Nigeria. This article entails every detail on how to start grasscutter farming business in Nigeria and make good income from it. So if you do not know about grasscutter business, you are welcome to learn and enlighten yourself.

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In setting it up, you must separate the region they sleep from the region they carry out any other form of activity. This is especially important because grasscutters hate to sleep where they feed. When placing grasscutters in their pens, you should ensure that each colony would be about 1 male to 4 to 6 females. Two fully grown males cannot live together, and would fight till one is dead. In constructing your grasscutter cages, ensure it adheres to a close dimension of cm in length, 60cm in width, and 45cm in height. They should all contain separate grasscutter colonies, and be built in such a way that the temperature remains stable at all times. The cage should also keep the colonies secure from potential pests like snakes, soldier ants, and humans.

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