Ever of heard of Heliculture? This is what Raila Odinga’s daughter Rosemary Odinga does for a living.
Helicultere for those who have never heard of it is the practice of raising snails for human consumption. It is commonly known as Snail farming.
The video below compiled by BBC reporter highlights on Rosemary Odingas’s business of snail farming.
In the video, Rosemary Odinga indicates that Snail Farming is one of the best form of farming because it does not demand a lot of start up money. In a good year she harvests about 12,000 snails. She has been doing the business since 2008 .
Rosmary Odinga supplies mature snails to hotels for human consumption as they are highly nutritious. Snails are also rich in proteins, fatty acids and some other micronutients.
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