A villager’s home in Yutai, Jining, Shandong province, has hatched giant “golden eggs” weighing up to 3 catty each

2022-07-26 0 By

China Shandong network – perception shandong February 11 news “a big bird really strange, wings do not fly fast, in danger to hide his head, buttocks stay outside the beach”.Yes, the answer to that riddle is the ostrich, the world’s largest living bird.Ostriches are often associated with Africa, which is far away from us.In fact, there is an ostrich farmer in Xicheng village, Laozhai Town, Yutai County, Jining City. When walking into the ostrich farm, the reporter saw the ostrich eggs weighing 1.5 kg each, he could feel the commercial value behind the “golden eggs”.The equivalent of four to six adults walk into an ostrich farm and a flock of ostriches gather around.This is a strange sight to see for the first time. What is more unexpected is that the owner of this flock of ostriches is a post-80s man.’Ostriches can grow up to 2.8 metres and have excellent eyesight, with their large eyes able to see objects from several kilometres away.Farm operators left light, says he now farmed ostriches reached 46, only feed to eat every day more than 100 catties, that would not add carrots, green grass, such as side dish, the appetite of the ostrich is terrible, equivalent to four to six adults daily appetite, investment cost is higher, it is also the main cause of restricts the ostrich farming development in our country.Speaking of why he raised ostriches, Zuo Guangming said, “I like animals very much since I was young, and I have raised some dogs and cats.I was attracted to ostriches on a visit to a friend’s farm.In my impression, this kind of animal is either in the zoo or in the TV, belongs to the ornamental animal.Today, ostriches can still be farmed. What is the commercial value of it and how difficult it is to raise it?”Then, below the support of friend, smug left bright began to try to raise ostrich rural vitalization road.An ostrich egg can sell for hundreds of yuan and can weigh as much as 25 eggs. “Ostriches are very easy to raise because they are fast growing, reproductive and resistant to disease,” he said.Left bright confidently began breeding, is the so-called interlaced such as mountains, soon these big guys gave him a xiama Wei.Seeing a baby bird lying on the ground can not stand up, this can frighten the left light, quickly to a friend for help.Originally, young birds grow very fast, need a lot of calcium, calcium deficiency is very easy to die.Guided by a friend, he quickly increased the amount of calcium in the ostrich, but several chicks died and thousands of dollars were lost.At this time, left light began to sum up experience, dare not take it lightly again, from feeding to management never vague.It is understood that ostrich feathers, skin and meat have high economic value, not only the market demand is strong, the prospect is also very broad.An adult ostrich weighs 250 to 300 jin and can be sold for 15 yuan per jin.Even more valuable are ostrich eggs, which can sell for nearly 600 yuan per hatchable egg and 200 yuan for those that can’t hatch.”After all, an ostrich egg can be as big and heavy as 25 eggs, and with nutrition and scarce supply, the market looks good.”Left bright says, according to estimate, the breeding farm that enters fertile period this year produces egg quantity to be able to achieve 300 above, direct economic income exceeds 150 thousand yuan.Aquaculture market stability, the left bright intends to expand some scale, and drive the villagers together to do bigger and stronger.”I used to envy working outside, but now I can not only take care of my family at home, but also make money without delaying farming.Take a good rural revitalization road, we can get rich at home!”Left light said.Disclaimer: The copyright of this article belongs to the original author, if there is a source error or infringement of your legitimate rights and interests, you can contact us through email or wechat, we will deal with it in time.Email address: jpbl@jp.jiupainews.com;Wechat id: Jiupai6688 (Note to add and withdraw)