The number of commercial and subsistence farmers rearing animals in Zambia is growing exponentially. Animals are bred and reared for sale, sports, leisure or research, and also for personal and commercial consumption. Animal husbandry in Zambia involves the management and care of farm animals - mainly poultry, goats and cattle. Infobwana lists animal husbandry businesses above.
Farm animals provide various food products, but mainly meat. Various businesses offer products and services to help farmers breed and raise animals profitably.
Animal health products - Products intended for use in production and/or animal care. Suppliers here aim to provide advanced, preventive animal healthcare and develop smart and effective solutions for those who raise and care for animals. In addition to offering health products, some companies may also provide additional support for their customers. The following are examples of animal health products:
Stock feed - High nutrition feed maximises animal health and growth, which boosts profits. Stock feed is available from many Zambian companies, for cattle, chickens, pigs and fish.
Veterinary services - Zambian veterinary services businesses offer a professional advice, diagnostic and treatment service to livestock farmers. They also stock veterinary medicines.