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5 Steps to Financial Planning Success in 2021

  No one cares about your financial well being more than you, so its important to have or create a financial plan for yourself. Planning your steps to financial longevity is a long-term process, not an overnight endeavor. Creating a financial plan will ensure that you achieve all the goals you've set out. These can be anything from clearing your debt, to saving money, investing for retirement, creating a budget or saving for college. In these post, I will outline all the 5 basic steps needed for creating a financial longevity especially during this economic crisis in Nigeria. 5 Planning Steps to Financial Longevity 1. Create a budget Creating a budget is one of the first thing to do when looking for steps to financial longevity. A budget simply shows how much money you have coming in and how those funds are spent. It’s one of the most important tools in building a successful financial future, because it helps you get the most out of your money. Regardless of economic standing or wh

How To Start Pig Farming In Kenya (Step By Step Guide)

Pig farming in Kenya is a very lucrative agricultural business but sadly, only a few Kenyans know about this trade. The initial investment required to start a pig farm is small compared to the huge profit you will enjoy later, their housing and equipment require little investment to start although this depends the majorly on the system of rearing you want to engage in. It has a short gestation period of 114 days that is three months, three weeks and three days, they mature very early. A piglet takes only 6-9months to get to the market size of 60-90kg. This is a liquid asset as they don’t take up to one year before being sold off. They are non-ruminant animals and belong to the family of sudae. Pigs are mainly of two species “sus sacrofa and sus vittatus. BREEDS OF PIGS These are the breeds if pigs, they includes: LARGE WHITE, LARGE BLACK, DUROC JERSEY, TAMWORTH, WEST AFRICAN DWARF PIG, HAMPSHIREAMERICAN LANDRACE, CHESTER WHITE, BELGIUM PIE TRAIN. All these breeds can be grouped however

How To Start Profitable Fish Farming In Kenya

There are so many information on the internet on how to start fish farming in Kenya especially catfish but few are detailed enough to really assist aspiring fish farmer to get started. I will be endeavor to make this article as detailed as possible and hope that other experienced fish farmer will add to it as we try to answer people’s questions by commenting. One of the most popular agribusiness in Kenya is fish farming and for good reasons. Gone are the days when the only means of getting fish is by catching it in the local rivers and ponds through trial and errors. Today, the modern farm practice has made it possible to grow fish in the farms and control the input. If you are thinking of business to start now, I recommend you start Catfish Farming. If you are an existing farmer and you are looking to expand your farm capacity, I’d encourage you add fish farming to your line of business. Fish farming (especially catfish) is most compatible with poultry rearing as you can use the poult