Archives for February 2012

Success Stories: How To Start A Successful Snail Farming Business In Nigeria

Sometimes in life we come across some events, materials or stories that inspire us. This is an inspiring video success story of a young nigerian snail farmer I came across some few days ago whilst doing some reserach into the snail farming business I believe it will be useful to any person out there aspiring […]

Success Stories – Vehicle Factory Manager To Snail Farmer In Bosnia

  Snail farming is a boom industry here – and there are not many boom industries in Bosnia. Just a few years ago, there was not a single snail farm in Bosnia. Now, it is estimated there are around 300.   Those are the  words of a bosnia vehicle factory manager turned snail farmer Bosnian […]

Snail Farming Videos – 2 Extraordinary Clips

  The more we know about the family of snails… the better we are likely to become as snail farmers Here are a few light video clips Springwatch sheds new, and friendlier, light on the slimy flirtation of slugs.     Tropical sea snails ride the waves to reach a meal         […]

Success Stories – The British Snail Farmer

There are only 200 professional snail farmers in France and to qualify as one of them, Mrs Parkes spent three months studying snails’ reproductive cycles, the grains on which to feed them, and how to set up an electrically-fenced enclosure.

“Running the hotel and farm has been very enjoyable. It’d be wonderful if other Britons wanted to follow the path I’ve carved,”…

Starting Up A Snail Farm In Nigeria – The Benefits

Snail farming has developed so much that snails consumed in Europe and other parts of the world are raised from the farm.

Whilst Snail farming as a business in Nigeria and in most of Africa is still in its infancy as most snails consumed are picked from the wild, this might be the time for Nigerians to jump on board and seriously consider this business of snail farming.

What You Will Need To Have In Place To Have Your Own Snail Farm

The fact is that collecting snails from the field to sell is not sustanable.

You can achieve a lot more by rasing your own snail rather than endangering the perfect balance of nature in your area.

I have listed below a quick simple guide on what you might need to start up your own snail farming business.

Snail Video Clips – Knowing Your Snails

  Just a few light video clips about the snail family The Romans gave us snails! Of course there have always been snails of some sort in Britain, but it was the Romans who brought over the all too familiar garden snail. Introduced as a gourmet delicacy, these days it’s the snails that seem to […]

Success Story – Snail Farming In Bali

A charitable organisation (ROLE) uses Snail Farming as a means of revitalising communities through the education of women and children and the management of environmental issues in Bali.

The idea was to run training programmmes in Heliculture techniques.

Snail culture has low set-up costs and will be promoted as a viable, environmentally sound commercial operation to create local job opportunities

Raising Snails: A Step By Step Guide To Successful Farming Of Giant African Snails

If you are thinking of setting up your own snail farming business… you might find the contents of this book quite useful.

This book has been written for those people who are interested in starting up their own snail farming business venture especially with the Giant African Snails.

The fast dwindling populations of giant African snails due to intense human predation has necessitated search for new methods of farming.

This book is a practical guide to farming of giant African snails with recommendation of outdoor farming for tropical countries and information about indoor breeding.

The Advantages Of Rearing Snails Using The Indoor System Of Snail Farming

The type of snail you are planing to raise and the target market you are rasing snails to supply to will ultimately affect the method of rearing snails you decide to use.

The size of your wallet also affects the system you decide to use to raise your snails.

One key method used by a those of snail farmers especially in the developing countries is the Indoor System Of Snail Farming.