PROJECT REPORT FOR 4,000 BROILERS
The broiler chicken production of our country is growing at the rate of nearly 8-10% every year. The consumption of chicken meat has increased significantly during past two decades. Government is promoting this industry by providing subsidy. Considering the vast potential of this industry in employment generation we have included many poultry project reports in this site..Before starting a Hybrid Broiler farm the entrepreneurs/ farmers are advised to under go training on poultry farming. They can contact Local Animal Husbandry Department staffs/Veterinary College/agriculture university etc. for the purpose. They should also visit progressive broiler farmers and government/ agricultural university poultry farm in the locality. They must check the following points before starting a Broiler farm.
Government subsidy for this type project– Back ended capital subsidy is available for this project subject to a ceiling of Rs 224000/- for a unit of 4000 birds for APL farmers. SC/ST/BPL farmers , people in notified difficult areas, farmers from NE States including Sikkim can avail 33.33% subsidy with ceiling of Rs 308000/- for four thousand birds under GOI scheme Poultry Venture Capital Fund (PVCF-EDEG) (Notified Difficult Areas like Leh, Ladakh, Kargil areas for, areas above 11,000 ft. height from mean sea level as well as difficult islands.)They must check the following points before starting a Broiler farm.
- Availability of hybrid broiler chicks in local market
- Nearness of the Farm to Veterinary Hospital, Animal disease diagnostic laboratory
- Marketing facility &demand of Broiler in local market
- Availability of broiler feed & medicine in their locality.
This project report for 4000 broilers has been worked out subject to the following conditions:
- Hybrid Broiler Chicks will be purchased from commercial hatcheries for every batch.
- Sale price of finisher birds will change in accordance with change in purchase price of feed & chick .
3.Bio-security measures must be strictly adopted.
- The farm must be managed by the entrepreneur on scientific lines.
6- The scheme is a broad guideline and is likely to vary as per the change in price/cost of various specified items
Housing for broiler chicken
Floor – One square feet floor space per bird is required for broiler chicken. The floor of the poultry house should be concrete cemented, strong & rodent proof ,and have slope towards door. Plinth should be 2ft. higher than ground.Walls-lengthwise wall may be only one foot high, brick wall on sides,4ft wire netting above brick wall should be supported with angle iron. End wall of poultry house should be made of bricks. Maximum breadth of poultry house should be 27 feet. There should be partition in every 500 squire feet.Roof – Roof of the poultry house may be of asbestos or tile. Low cost roofing material can be used to reduced cost of construction. It should 12-ft. high at the center and 6-8ft. high on the side wall with 3ft extension of roof beyond wall to prevent rain water from entering poultry house.
|System of rearing||Deep Litter system|
|Batch size||4000+5% extra|
|Batch interval||52 days(45 days rearing +7days (cleaning period)|
|Mortality of birds||5%|
|Cost of day old chick||Rs.25|
|Cost of kg of feed||Rs.28.00|
|Cost of equipment ( waterers feeders etc.)||Rs.15/bird|
|Cost of insurance medicine vaccine etc.||Rs.4/bird/year|
|Insurance per bird||0.5|
|Insurance of building and equipments||0.001|
|No of batches/year introduced first year||6|
|No of batches /year(sold)||6|
|No of batch introduced 2-5 years||7|
|No of batch sold 2-6 years||7|
|Cost of kg of live broiler||Rs.78|
|Feed conversion ratio FCR||1.68 to 1.72|
|Average wt. of bird at the time of sale||2kg|
|Feed requirement to attain 1.8kg body weight||3.5kg|
|Rearing period||45 days|
|Cleaning period||One week|
|Repayment period||6 years|
|ECONOMICS OF BROILER FARMING TO PRODUCE 4000 BROILER POULTRY PER CYCLE|
|Capital cost||(Amount in Rs.)|
|Construction of Brooder cum grower house one Sq.ft/bird for 4000 birds @Rs.150/sq.ft||600000|
|Equipment for 4000 birds @Rs.15/bird||60000|
|Electrification & electrical installation||50000|
|Feed store 300sq.ft@200/sq.ft||60000|
|TOTAL CAPITAL COST||770000|
|Cost of chicks 4080@ RS.25/chick (5% extra for mortality 2% free fro hatchery )||102000|
|Cost of concentrate email@example.com/bird for40,00 birds @28/kg for first bath||392000|
|Insurance For First Batch Bird||2000|
|Insurance of shed building and equipment||7400|
|Misc, expenditure i.e. electricity vaccine medicine including veterinary aid @Rs4/bird/batch||16000|
|Total working capital||630000|
|Total project cost||1300000|
|Margin money 25 % of project cost||325000|
|Bank loan 75%||975000|