Ida went to Kasuleta to teach about how to treat chickens (vaccines)
She asked Muhammad to remind the members the previous lesson which was about the three types of feeds and ratio. Muhammad did great in remembering the feeds for chics from day one to week eight as chic and duck mash.
Kagoya said that the lessons have opened their eyes and are going to put what they have learned in practice.
Ida continued with the chicken treatment (vaccines) and encouraged the community members to follow the guidelines of the sub county vets.
When chickens hatch give a vaccine which prevents from coccidiosis on day one. It’s three doses, New castle 1 when one day old. New castle 2 after 7 days and then New castle 3 after 14 days.
At 21 days give Gombolo this vaccine prevents chickens from swelling heads,and cough.
Lastly give Piperin ws. These are vitamins that help chickens fight different kinds of sicknesses .
This drug is powder, so 5gms mix in 5 liters and to chickens for 2 days.
Store the medicine in dark and dry room.
2020-11-25 - Purpose: To teach community how to build a coop.
Zakaliya Kigaiga has provided his home for chicken practical lessons. He has a standard chicken coop. He used bricks and wire mesh, he also has 15 chickens.
Program Critical Needs
Members coming for meetings.
Other Program Observations
The borehole is working well and it’s fence is still strong.
Program Expected Of Village
The community will come with small poles for coop demonstration.
Program Staff Preparations Next Visit
Prepare lessons for the next meeting.
Ida encouraging Kasuleta members to start giving vaccines to their chickens with the help of the sub county vets.