This is a fast-growing sector that presents great opportunities for both small and large operators to build successful businesses. While there is increased competition, demand for poultry products is also rising. This information sheet provides an overview of broiler farming to potential agripreneurs. NB: Broiler farming is raising chickens for meat.
There is significant demand for poultry products in hotels, schools, households, individuals and other bigger organizations across the East African region. Chicken producers are not able to satisfy the market, hence the opportunity for more entrepreneurs in the sector.