Do you want to start an agricultural business? Are you interested to know the best ways to start an agricultural (farming) business? Then read on.
For a country with a population like Nigeria, China, India, South Africa etc, finding a market for food is not a problem. The main challenge people get is finding a way to produce what people want to buy and eat.
Unfortunately, so many Countries turn to politics or rely on the oil and gas sector leaving begging opportunities in the agricultural sector
There is no reason we should not have more people making use of these opportunities. With the right knowledge, it can bring so much profit and financial freedom.
Today We are going to bring to your notice 7 agricultural business opportunities that are profitable. Let’s see them:
1) CATFISH FARMING:
Well, We have seen a few catfish farms in some places we have been to and we were impressed most times with the way things were going.
People who own hotels, food joints, restaurants, market sellers and pepper soup joints are always in contact with the catfish farms.
Catfish also have a special health benefit in reducing the level of cholesterol, so some persons with this knowledge always prefer this fish in their meals.
2) PIG FARMING BUSINESS:
Though this business is capital intensive, We have
witnessed how lucrative it can be. With the right knowledge anyone can run this business and there is a huge market waiting for it.
3) BROILER POULTRY FARMING:
This is where chicken are bred for meat.
Starting this business should be timely as you will want to prepare for festive periods like Easter and Christmas. It takes about 3 months for the chicks to mature.
4) CUCUMBER FARMING:
People buy and eat this vegetable every day. Cucumber has some health benefit which also a reason people add them to their meals so they’re always markets waiting for it. It is also profitable.
5) SNAIL FARMING:
Many people don’t see this as a good business opportunity but it is. You can do a little research on the species that best for breeding and learn the process which is quite simple. It is not also capital intensive which is a good thing.
6) BEAN FLOUR PRODUCTION:
People use bean flour to make different kinds of food.
To start this business you will need a grinder or where to grind your beans. First, you have to wash the beans then dry it before grinding it. Finally, you package it for sale.
7) CORN FLOUR BUSINESS:
The same process is involved in bean flour production. All you have to do is to find where you can buy the corn then you wash and dry it before grinding. You can then think of adding a label for your product to stand out.
One sure way of starting and running a business successfully is by meeting a person who is already into the business. It does not mean the person must be in your locality you can go outside.