Poultry Farm Business Case - Executive Summary
"This business case outlines how the Practical Poultry Ltd. will address current market concerns felt by consumers and hospitality vendors in Maharashtra, plus produce the benefits, recommendations and justification of the project.
The business case also discusses detailed business goals, performance indicators, assumptions, constraints, and alternative options available."
"...unmet demand for eggs in the state of Maharashtra, especially in rural pockets. A study done by the Government of Maharashtra found that the state faces 1.5 crore eggs supply deficit on a daily basis."
"...by enabling households to gain access to affordable nutritional protein, and also providing employment opportunities for rural based workers throughout the year...this will significantly lift the standard of living for the more marginalised and needy members of society."
"This poultry farm is an ideal solution for achieving such a combination of goals.
Whilst other types of farming enterprises have been assessed during the consideration of this poultry farming business, it is clear that poultry businesses provide certain merits which uniquely set them apart as being more advantageous to answer such problems:
- ...the poultry farm will house layer birds which will require labour to tend all year round, providing stable labour for local residents,
- ...the business has innovative delivery methods in mind for conveniently reaching rural households making eggs accessible."
"If production figures are met, this poultry farming business could achieve the following problems for the region:
- Close the egg production gap by 1,200,000 eggs per annum
- Produce 15 full time jobs
- Support over 12 of the regions largest hospitality institutes with their egg demand."