DOREP - Desert Oasis Residents Empowerment Programme - Desert Oasis Residents Empowerment Programme

Specializing on indigenous domestic chickens ( kuku kienyeji in Kiswahili) Provision of rabbits of high quality breeds e.g. California white, New Zealand white , Rex etc DOREP DOREP DOREP

Poultry Production

(DOREP improved local breed laying hens (kuku kienyeji) approximately 5 kgs)

Specializing on indigenous domestic chickens ( kuku kienyeji in Kiswahili) members are further trained on the following:

  • Technical advisory services on production
  • Vaccination programme to control common poultry diseases e.g. new-castle, gumboro, fowl typhoid. fowl corela, fowl pox and other related diseases
  • Improvement of the bird’s body weight by interbreeding with cocks of 6-8kgs( live weight –L.W.T)
  • Supply of Kuku Kienyeji to members in the following forms:
  • Fertilized eggs
  • One day old chicks,
  • Supply of 1,2,3,4,5 months old hens and cocks
  • Feeding programmes by training members on how to grow the following:
  • Sorghum, Millet, Amaranth, Maize, Kales and Rearing of Earthworms to feed these chickens
  • Marketing by opening slaughter houses for better chicken market values