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Many Filipino families choose to raise animals as a source of income. To the right people, it can prove financially rewarding if done in the right way. The animal raising/fish farming industry can lead to different entrepreneurial endeavors ranging from the sale of live animals and fish to the production of
by products including meat.
After going through this module, you will learn how to plan for the family’s animal raising project and expected to:
1. identify animals to be raised as an alternative source of income for the family;
1.1 discuss how to feed these animals;
1.2 prepare list of needed materials to start the project.
2. prepare schedules of work for raising, caring, processing, and marketing of products and by product; and
3. record potential income expenses and gains