When trying to invest intoSnail Farming as a business, some people easily get discouraged maybe becauseof the fact that they don’t see the need to actually go into it as a businesswithout knowing that snail farming is actually a very lucrative business.
Today, we are going to bediscussing about those basic advantages of snail farming as related toenvironment, inputs and the meat consumption values below:
Snails areenvironment-friendly, because, unlike poultry or pigs, neither the snail norits droppings smell offensively. Snails can also be reared in the backyard.
Capital, technical, labor andfinancial inputs in simple snail farming are relatively low compared to thosein other types of livestock farming (poultry, pigs, goats, sheep, cattle).
- Snail meat
Snail meat is a good source ofprotein. It is rich in iron and calcium, but low in fat and cholesterolcompared to other protein sources like poultry and pigs.