“EMU FARMING OFFERS GREAT SCOPE AND POTENTIAL BECAUSE OF ITS SUPPLEMENTARY INCOME, ADDITIONAL EMPLOYMENTAND SIMPLICITY IN OPERATION" SAYS THENABARD ‘MODEL BANKABLE PROJECT ON EMU FARMING ‘ ”. MOREOVER EMU MEAT, EMU LEATHER AND EMU OIL HAVE ESTABLIESHED HIGH QUALITY PRODUCT VALUE IN INDIA.
The Emu bird is from a family of large birds which mainly originated in Australia. Emu farming in India was established during the mid 1990's and has been a growing business ever since then. It is estimated that there are about 2,500 emu farms in India and the number of emu farms is rapidly increasing. This has been mainly due to the fact that emu farming in India is a very lucrative business and a variety of emu products are being sold in the market as well as exported all over the world.
Emu farmers in India can sell the following items :
Source : Internet