11 Merits of Snail Farming Business

One of the personal Entrepreneur characteristic (PEC) that makes a big difference between a successful entrepreneur and an unsuccessful oneRead More

Snail as a Super Food – 6 Reasons why you must eat snails

Below are some of the reasons why snail meat is considered a super food and why it is advisable thatRead More

Things to know about Snails

Snail farming in most countries for example in Nigeria is one of the most lucrative, cost effective, easy to runRead More

Advantages of Snail Farming

Snail shells serves as calcium used for animal feeds Snail farming require little land or area Snail feeds are cheapRead More

Facts about Snails and Snail Farming

Snails produce a thick slime which protect and give them the ability to crawl on sharp objects like the edgeRead More

Simple Analysis for Snail Farming using Nigeria as a Reference Country

Am very sure a lot of us may want to know and analyze how profitable snail farming business is beforeRead More

Benefits of Snail Farming

Below are the some of the benefits of snail farming business in Nigeria and all over the world: It isRead More

Ideas on Snail Sales and Marketing

If you are considering using marketing and sales as an excuse for not venturing into snail farming, I bet withRead More

Ways to make more money as a Snail Farmer

Methods of Snail Processing and Packaging There is a lot of money in snail farming business, you can choose toRead More

Snail Housing and Equipment’s

Sometimes, intending snail farmers complain that they cannot start their snail farm due to lack of space or financial issuesRead More

Feeding Snails locally and How to Formulate Snail feeds

Snails basically feed on fruits like paw-paw both the ripped and the unripe pawpaw. Paw-paw provides the snails with vitaminsRead More

How to Raise Snails (Introduction to Snail Farming)

  (Achatina Achatina)                                       (Achatina Maginata)   Snail farming also known as “Heliculture” is the process of raising snails for subsistenceRead More

Health Benefits Snail – Reasons why you must “Eat Snails”

Snail is a common name given to a member of the class of molluscs Gastropoda. In ancient times these snailsRead More

Snail Farming Step-by-Step Beginners Guide

Snail is a common name for almost all members of the molluscan class Gastropoda that have coiled shells in theRead More

SOURCING, SELECTION AND STOCKING OF SNAILS

Sources of foundation stock: Snail farmers Research Institutes. M a r k e t s Hawkers Direct from the bushRead More

REPRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES OF SNAIL

Sexual maturity:- Snails will start to lay eggs when they are sexually matured at 8-12 months or when their weightRead More

PROCESSING AND MARKETING OF SNAILS

Processing of snails: Snails could be processed for eating purpose as form eight month of age Use hard objects likeRead More

General Routine Maintenance Practices of Snail

•        Discourage visitors from entering the snailery. •        Proper inspection of materials carried to the snailery must be done •       Read More

SNAIL MARKETING

In Africa, there is no organized market for the sale of snails. They are sold directly to the buyers orRead More

IMPACT OF SNAIL FARMING ON THE ENVIRONMENT.

  Introduction: Snail farming is simple and the management practices are very simple. We need to ask and answer someRead More

HOW TO PREVENT OTHER PREDATORS IN A SNAIL FARM

Lizard, rats, rodents, snake, etc: the wire netting should be reinforced with mosquito nets. The doors to the pens andRead More

FACTORS AFFECTING THE GROWTH AND REPRODUCTIVE PERFORMANCE IN SNAIL

•        Environmental Factors •        Stages of production •        Feeding •        Stocking rate •        Darkness •        Management Practices •        Climatics factorRead More

FEED FORMULATION AND FEEDING TROUGH FOR SNAILS

FORMULATED FEEDS This is the combination or mixture of two or more feed ngredients(maize, groundnut cake, fish meal, soy beanRead More

EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS NEEDED IN SNAIL FARMING

They include the following: 1 . Small weighing scale. 2. Watering can 3. Water containers (Water tanks) 4. Hand trowelRead More

EFFECTS OF SNAIL FARMING (DOMESTICATED) ON THE ENVIRONMENT.

Air Pollution: •        If the management practices are not strictly followed, there could be atmospheric pollution as a result ofRead More

DISEASE PREVENTION IN SNAIL FARMING

  Signs of ill health: •        The snail will fail to eat i.e. •        . Loss of appetite. •        TheRead More

CARCASS ANALYSIS OF DIFFERENT BREEDS OF SNAIL.

Parameter A. marginata A. achatina A. fulica Limicolaria spp Mean Liveweight (G) 285.0 162.0 23.88 8.40 Weight Of The FootRead More

BREEDS OF SNAILS AND THEIR ORIGINS

As at today there are about 11 breeds of snails which are being cultures for the purpose of meat, reproduction,Read More

BENEFITS OF SNAIL FARMING

BENEFITS OF SNAIL FARMING 1. Snail farming is not high capital intensive 2. Snail is a good source of protein.Read More