Rabbit

Why green feeds are harmful to your rabbits

Charles Kimenju feeds his rabbits on what looks like very dry grass that one may consider unpalatable to the animals. “This hay is what is...

Margaret Odhiambo: I nearly gave up on rabbit farming

It is easy to assume that farming is mere walk in the park, especially when you see a farmer’s venture thriving. But before a...

Joseph Wachira: I gave up on coffee, now I earn from rearing and selling rabbits

Joseph Wachira has over 100 mature rabbits and 50 kits at his Nyeri farm. While other farmers rear rabbits to harvest their urine, Joseph...

How farmers are minting profits from rabbit sausages

Isaac Muigai pushes a sharp knife back and forth, cutting through rabbit meat as Lilian Kanyingo holds it gently. They are deboning the rabbit before...

Peter Kinyanjui: How poor housing killed my rabbits

The stone-walled premises with a green gate along the Sironik earth Road, Rongai, hosts a refrigerator, weighing scale and packaging items. The other partition, which...

Samuel Macharia: I failed in maize farming, now I make Sh. 350,000 from rabbits

For more than 800,000 small-scale farmers in Rift Valley, proceeds from commercial maize production has contracted in recent years. Maize prices are low, and the...

Amos Ndung’u: chicken and rabbits are the backbone of my farm

Amos Ndung’u, the owner of Sigona Rabbit and Poultry Farm, has resisted attempts to follow in the footsteps of his neighbours, who have switched...

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I quit my Sh. 20,000 job to rear rabbits, now I’m making four times more

The following profile was first published in the Media Max PD journal. For 10 years, Moses Gathua worked as the branch manager for Kenya Small...

Best rabbit breeds for meat and their benefits

Rabbit meat is a very common item for consumption across the world. it is used for making diverse delicious delicacies that could consist of...

How To Raise Rabbits For Money In Your Farm

Rabbits grow very fast and the female rabbit produce 2 to 8 kids every time. They can consume very low quality food and turn...