Goat project report 100+5

India has a very large and diverse genetic resource of goats. Goat plays a significant role in economic upliftment of rural poor . Consumption of goat meat (chevon) is increasing rapidly due to its social acceptability. This sector has tremendous potential in employment generation & poverty reduction. Before starting a Goat farm the entrepreneurs/ farmers are advised to under go   training on goat farming. They can contact Local Animal Husbandry Department staffs/Veterinary College/agriculture University etc. for the purpose. They should also visit progressive Goat farmers and government/ agricultural university goat farm in the locality. They must check the following points before starting a dairy farm.

  1. Availability of good quality Parent stock in the locality
  1. Marketing facility for goat & goat meat
  1. Nearness of farm to veterinary hospital/Livestock Aid center
  1. Availability of concentrates ,fodder & medicine in that locality.

Government subsidy available for these types of project– Back ended capital subsidy 25% for general category (33.33% for SC/ST/BPL beneficiaries) is available under government of India scheme Integrated Development of Small Ruminants and Rabbits (IDSRR-EDEG). Subsidy ceiling is Rs250000/- for goat farm  with 100+5 animals.

Avail Bank loan and subsidy– In order to avail bank loan & subsidy under IDSRR-EDEG the entrepreneur/farmers are advised to contact local animal husbandry/veterinary officer. Animal resources development department is the facilitator deportment for above schemes.

This project report is based on following assumption:-

1-   Adult healthy  Does & bucks of black Bengal breed within 2 years of age will be purchased

2-   Manure produced in the farm will be utilized for fodder cultivation

3-   In case of death of adult goats new animal will be purchased from insurance claim money

4-   The above project will be economically viable under proper care & attention of the entrepreneur.

Techno-economic parameters
Breed of Goat Black Bengal
System of rearing Semi intensive
No. of Bucks 5
No. of Does 100
Age at Maturity (Months) 10-12
Kidding/ interval (Months) 8
No of kidding/year 1.5
Kidding percentage 90
Average litter size  (average of single, twinning, Triplet, quadruplet) 2
Sex ratio 1:1
Mortality(%) Kids 15
Saleable age of kids (months) 11
Expenditure norms
Space requirement sq ft.per head for Buck 15 ,
Space requirement sq ft.per head for doe 10
Space requirement sq ft.per head/kid 4
Cost of construction (Rs.per sft)     Doe, Bucks ,Kids 180
Cost of equipment (Rs.per adult animal) 20
 Cost of green fodder cultivation (Rs./acre/season) 5000
Concentrate feed : Adult does

(one month before breeding and one month after kidding i.e. per kidding)

6.75 kg per month
Concentrate feed for Bucks (two months per breeding season) 7.5 kg per month
Concentrate feed for Kids (for 30 days) 3.75 kg per kid
Cost of conc. feed (Rs./kg) 16
Labour (No.) 1
Labour wages (Rs.per month) 5000
Insurance (as percentage of the cost of breeding stock) 5
Veterinary aid (Rs./adult/year) 50
Income norms :
Sale price of Buck/(11month) 2700
Sale price of Doe/(11month) 2400
Income from manure is not assumed as it is used on the own farm for fodder cultivation.
Sale of Gunnyu bags (Rs./bag) 10
Repayment norms:
Repayment period (years) 6
Grace Period (years) 1
Interest rate(%) 12

Flock projection chat for  Black Bengal Breed Goats

Year 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th
No. of does purchased 100
No. of bucks purchased 5
No. of kidding/year 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
No. of kids born male 135 135 135 135 135 135
No. of kids born female 135 135 135 135 135 135
No of kids died male 15% 20 20 20 20 20 20
No of kids died female 15% 20 20 20 20 20 20
No. of male kids available for sale Kids produced in first year will be sold in second year & so on 115 115 115 115 115
No. of female kids available for sale 115 115 115 115 115
A-Capital cost (Amount in Rs.)
Construction low cost  Shed for 100does  @ 10sq.ft/adult Doe(Rs.180/sq.ft 180000
 Construction of Shed for 5 bucks@15sq.ft/buck(Rs.180 sq.ft buck shed ) 13500
Construction of Shed for230 kids @4 sq.ft./ kids (960sq.ft)@(Rs.180/sqft 165600
Equipments feeding trough buckets etc 10000
Cost of 100 does@ 3000/doe 300000
Cost of 5 bucks@5000/buck                  25000
Bore well with pump set 90000
TOTAL CAPITAL COST                                                  784100
Working Capital
Wages for one  labour @5000/month  for 1 year 60000
Cost of insurance 5% of animal cost 16250
Cost of concentrate feed for 100 does @6.75kg/month/doe  for two months i.e  kg@16/kg 21600
Cost of concentrate feed for 5bucks @7.5kg/adult animal for two months @ 16/kg  1200
Cost of concentrate feed for 230 kids@3.75 kg/kid /month i.e  900kg for  one month @16/kg 13800
Fodder cultivation in 4 acres of land@5000/acre/season 20000
Misc, expenditure i.e.  vaccine medicine and veterinary aid and electricity 13050
Total Working Capital                                                              145900
TOTAL PROJECT COST              930000
Margin money  @25% of project cost 232500
Bank loan@75% of project cost    697500
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