1.To prevent them from harsh wheather conditions.
2.To prevent them from predators,like snake,cat dog etc.
3.To prevent them from escaping.
4.It helps us to be able to take good care of our grasscutters.
5.Good housing system also helps in proper classification of our grasscutters into families,thereby preventing in-breeding.
6.It prevent spread of diseases.
7.It makes the rearing and breeding of grasscutter easy and possible.
8.It prevent them from other environmental pollutions – like noise,bad odour etc.
9.It makes it difficult for people to intrude/steal our grasscutters.
10.It makes record keeping easy in our grasscutter farm.
11.It makes management of sick grasscutters less stressful.
12.It helps in preventing unnecessary visitors from coming too close to our grasscutters.
Other topics that we will treat in the future articles include the following:
i.Selection of good breeding stock.
ii.Types of housing and dimentions.
iii.Good advices that are important for grasscutter farmers.
iv.Composition of grasscutters feed.
v.Management of drinkable water for grasscutters.
vi.Handling of grasscutters.
vii.Sources of feed for grasscutters in the dry season.
viii.Causes of sickness in grasscutters.
The Nation News paper also wrote an article about Mr.Ismail AbdulAzeez,the managing consultant,The Thy Consulting.See part of the exract below:
Rearing grasscutters may not appear to be one of those classical business es like manufacturing or those in the financial Services sector, but it holds great promises of tremendous rewards going by accounts of its practitioners writes Daniel Essiet:
A lot of Nigerians heading for the towns would make money if they joined the little leaque of Nigerians investing in Grass cutter farming . Grasscutter meat is a delicacy in Nigeria today, and are served in big hotels and restaurants as well as some joints patronized by the highly placed.
In the West African sub-region, grasscutter is the favourite bush meat species and accounts for the greater proportion of bushmeat sold in markets. In most of the countries in the sub-region, grasscutter meat fetches higher prices than that of beef. The business of producing, processing, transporting, storing, financing and servicing grasscutter products should give employment to many people.
For people like ,Mr Ismail Azeez,Chief Executive of The Thy Consulting, who discovered it in time earing grass cutters is one of the simplest ways to earn good money apart from achieving the dream of being a boss. it is a business he is so passionate about ,and he has been in it for a long time. According to him ,the demand for grass cutter meat is so high and it tastes well and highly relished.
Mr Azeez said there is high demand for grass cutter meat and with just a small garden plot or backyard, one can begin a journey out of poverty.
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By: Ismail AbdulAzeez,
The Managing Consultant,
The Thy Consulting.
* Experience: Ten years of business and managment consulting…
* Philosophy: “If it is to be,it is up to me.”
* Primary focus: Provision of proven profitable business ideas.
* Hobbies: Reading and Teaching.
Source by: Ismail AbdulAzeez