Hello I want to take this opportunity to say thanks to our FB friends and other donors that have been supporting us in this our Permaculture practices and in other areas here around nyathuongweno community. And I want to appeal to you again that in Nyathuongweno community poultry Farming project we have a serious calling you to join us to build our chickens house .So now we already started keeping 35 local chickens at Nyathuongweno community and again now we luck off chickens house where they are staying at night time and day time , and where they will laying eggs .
So from this our poultry farming many people in this community area they benefits from this poultry Farming project because through this our chickens we will got so many products like ,Eggs/ Meat / Manure/ Money/Feathers and again they will help us to keep weed control and pest control.
If we keep chickens in achicken yard then we can collect many benefits, not just meat. To make a chickens healthy chickens the we have to look at what they need. Then we can look at what products they give back to us as a farmer.
Food/ House /Water/protection from predators/Shade/Medicine/Friends -other chickens /Dry earth /Fence /Fresh air.
Chicken products can then be used as needs in different system.
Eggs, meat,money- need for people .
Feathers -need for cultural ceremony making brooms ,bedding materials.
Manure- need for compost and liquid compost for vegetable gardens and fruit trees .
Work- need for chicken yard management.
Here is our budget breakdown for our poultry farming house materials: size of the chickens house, 9mtrs by 4mtrs:
1). Iron sheets 18 pieses @ shs 800 , i.e 14,400 = $144.
2). Roofing timbers 16 pieses @shs 200, i.e ksh 3200 = $32.
3). Roofing nails 3kgs @ksh 300 i.e 900ksh =$9.
4). 3inches nails 4kgs @200ksh i.e 800kshs=$8.
5). 2inches nails 3kgs @500kshs =$5.
6). 4inches nails 2kgs @400kshs =$4.
7). Roofing pols 60 pieses @200kshs i.e 12,000=$120.
8).Wire mesh 8by4fts, 6 pieses @800kshs i.e 4800kshs=$48.
9). Wood-door 1, cost @4000kshs=$40.
10). Transportation services cost @10,000kshs=$100.
11).Labour charge cost @5000kshs=$50.
12).Groundwall iron sheets 20 pieses @800kshs i.e 16,000kshs=$160.
Budjet breakdown totalling up to 74,400kshs= $744.
Thanks for everyone who will make donations . Your small little bit help $1 or $5 even more if you can afford.
So the main purpose of this project is to provide a space for people to work, engage through organic Sustainable farming and permaculture skills and method for individual, families, and people to learn,teach and experience in a variety of Sustainable and self sufficient living skills on Organic Sustainable Farming.And Permaculture Techniques and skills to help others who can't help themselves prosper through organic and Permaculture knowledge profit sharing, in a community that provides a more wholesome and earth friendly alternative lifestyle.To assist and encourage the application of these skills and ideas in our surrounding community and amongst our neighbors.To established anetwork of these (similar/like_minded) communities/across the country and beyond, which function as a way_stastion for people in community as well as hubs of learning and empowerment for asustanable future. To be fun, but family friendly, while adhering to a positive work ethic that acknowledge the value of our neighbors and our community as a whole. To be inclusive fair and effencient as possible while keeping a productive pace . To hold ourselves to a high standards therefore setting a good example as a community based organization in Kenya that deals with the farming program activities that's have afocusing technical, socially and economically through identification and utilization of available resources for community household benefits through poverty and illiteracy eradication, environmentally management of Permaculture and organic farming, education of the disadvantage orphans children's through vacational skills transferred eg by Way's of Permaculture and Sustainable Organic agriculture and applying simple farmings methods that can upgrade the economic status of our youthful who are in school dropout and still in school and are talented in farmings programs activities in our community. We are situated in nyathuon gweno community Permaculture project village_homabay county in the Eastern part of lake Victoria. AWARDS=To end poverty in the community. Productive=The number of people to be changed through Permaculture knowledge skills, organic farming and agriculture productive. MISSION=To end poverty, illiteracy and also create new innovative ideas of farmings technologys that can help.