Chicken farmer Chandra Ekajaya Crowing
Assumptions about the venture should require a large capital might have to wear off the moment. Start a business doesn’t always require a big capital to be successful. Hard work and patience is more valuable than material and money. That’s what became of this brave man grip Chandra Ekajaya entrepreneurs, entrepreneurs farm chickens Unfortunate business successfully developed original chicken farms to achieve profits of billions of.
Chandra Ekajaya entrepreneurs began to plunge into the business of chicken farms since 2000 after previously working in the oil & gas SKK. That time itself is still as an employee of SKK Migas, himself interested in business has been since childhood. From a young age himself had started to practice selling. When the junior school until High School itself is already selling merchandise and selling ranging from clothes, shoes and food. The customs of this business that made him even though it still works as an employee of SKK Migas and opened chickhen farm.
Savings from her salary for 3 months use as initial capital. Capitalization of money four million himself ventured to open a chicken farm business. Chandra Ekajaya entreprenuers owned chicken business is not limited to selling chicken meat, but also selling chicken eggs. His business ever develop starting from individuals. His efforts are now moving in the field of trade and farm range covers the entire territory of Indonesia include Aceh to Papua. The current population of chicken stock itself ranges from 80 thousand to each time harvest. A number that is so fantastic with initial capitalization only four million.
To the issue price of Chandra Ekajaya entrepreneurs said that the price of chicken at the level of stables for sale in accordance with the market mechanism that occurs. Price range IDR 13 thousand- 20 thousand or Kg. When the price of chicken and chicken prices are plummeting often only sell IDR 13 thousand per kilogram and if this occurs certainly himself will suffer losses. For her price fluctuations is commonplace and reasonable occurs when a poultry business. Market conditions not predictably, everything just flowed, live how the sellers and breeders were able to minimize it are so as not too many losses.
The marketing of chicken meat and eggs to the consumer, this chicken entrepreneurs are still relying on intermediary traders aka baskets or broker. According to him, the existence of intermediary traders or pengepul arguably the very necessary inasmuch as they spearhead marketing his business outside of dozens of workers remains as well as contract workers. Currently only himself already has nearly 100 employees who have their respective duties. Nearly half of these employees are people around and there are a few from outside the region.
In fact Chandra Ekajaya entrepreneurs would like to follow the development of the times and the technology by utilizing online network. But her still professes to have not been interested in using online marketing strategy. Because, in the poultry business is the most important thing is to maintain the market’s certainty. Maybe this could be one reason that logical. Himself also was reluctant to try switch to the online system. But her not denied that it might someday itself will try to switch to utilize business strategies with the use of online networking. Online networking is indeed currently being the fruit of the lips and the media as one of the strategies used to develop entrepreneurs business ranging from fashion, food and services. But currently still rare poultry entrepreneurs who use the medium because it is still experiencing uncertainty later.
Though it could be said now his already successful chicken business up and running smoothly, but itself has been experiencing hard times and constraints. In addition to the price of chickens which could be said to be volatile and requires calculations and estimates. Another problem encountered was the poultry health issues, a number of diseases that commonly attack the chicken and poultry are also very likely to develop led business become losers. One moment her ever almost half of his chicken died unexpectedly due to illness, but when it was ready for harvesting their chickens and eventually make him have to incur losses resulting from it. To anticipate these things now Chandra Ekajaya entrepreneurs assisted with several experts from the Government that deal with animals always do regular checks in order to monitor the health of poultry chicken. For the problem of the treatment of chickens and cages Chandra Ekajaya in addition to submit the job to employees also routinely check out how his condition. The feed is given routine, any feed diverse ranging from natural to artificial feed feed given to chickens. Hygiene cages became a top priority for him, because a clean cage will make the chicken disease of poultry.
In developing the business of chicken farms and cut the egg itself also collaborates with farmers entrepreneurs in the area. Sometimes held gatherings of entrepreneurs farmer gather once a week at every house members take turns. In the meeting in addition to establish hospitality also mutually exchange opinions on business conditions and how their chicken poultry. Even from this Assembly sometimes ad ideas and new ideas to grow the business and cut chicken farm eggs. All members are free to pull out their opinions and if there is a problem that is going from one of the members, other breeders can help or find solutions to address them.
Cut chicken and eggs are also distributed to himself in Indonesia through various distribution channels. In addition to the use of intermediaries and brokers , himself also partnering with some of the leading supermarkets and self-service Indonesia. This step is real step to further expand sales network cut chicken and eggs. All sectors should be utilized as one of media sales. According to the entrepreneur as entrepreneurs we need to be observant look at market conditions and opportunities although the slightest menfaatkan. By being able to take advantage of opportunities then indirectly will affect the development of the bussines run.
According to Chandra Ekajaya these successful entrepreneurs, jumped into the business entrepreneurs of poultry not only bring profit to say great and abundant, but also a great reward if seen from the utilization of the site. As with any teachers who give themselves in teaching to educate the children of the nation, any breeder. Just a different path in which breeders mewakafkan themselves to provide quality and nutritious food for the children of the nation. Being an entrepreneur is not only looking for profits, could dikatakn as a successful entrepreneur and venture business when we are doing could be useful for others. Where there are people who don’t have jobs we can help by providing a job. And that is no less important and the number one is the result of our doing business should be able to be utilized for other people in need, in the religious teachings have also been taught to help each other to the needy especially if we have advantages in any case since the positive things from getting or utilize