10 Head Cattle Farming Initiative – WORKFLOW, TIMING, SUPPLIES AND PRICES

The following information is a project workflow, supplies and budget needed to start a 10 head cattle farm in Jamaica. This project was created by Smart People International Ltd on December 10, 2018 to be subcontracted to 700 of it’s members.

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PROJECT – WORKFLOW, TIMING, SUPPLIES AND BUDGET

HUMAN RESOURC

1. Part-time Employment – Listed beside each task
2. Full-time Employment – $576,000 JMD for 2 staff X $2,500 JMD X 3 days per week X 4 weeks per month X 10 months before producing calves.
Sub Total: $600,000 JMD

LAND and Pen PREPERATION

1. Land lease – 5 acres for $250,000 per year “Explore Agro-forestry”
2. Fencing – $70,000 for barb wire 25ft X 25ft, $6,250 for 25 fence post and $2,500 nails
3. Cattle Pen – $18,000 for 20 X 20 taparlin, $2,000 rope, $1,000 post, $25,000 for 100 pallets to make wind breaker.
4. Construction Labour – $20,000 for two men to construct the goat pen
Sub Total: $389,125 JMD

Cattle

1. 1 for $7,000 JMD X 50 = $350,000 JMD
Sub Total: $350,000 JMD

MEDICATION AND WATER

Medication

1. Tick Wash – $15,000 JMD
2. Dewormer – $15,000 JMD
3. Purple Dressing – $15,000 JMD
Sub Total: $45,000 JMD

Water

1. Water Cycle – 1 time per month $15,000 JMD
2. Storage Tank – $70,000 JMD
Sub Total: $85,000 JMD

SUPPLIES TRANSPORTATION

Sub Total: $1,445,125 JMD
+ 10% Miscellaneous: $144,512.5 JMD
+ 20% of Project Cost: $289,025 JMD
Grand Total: $1,878,662.5 JMD

Individual Farm Cost: $9,394 JMD
Amount of investors: 200

There are three methods to profit from goat farming, 1. Sell goat kids, 2. Sell adult goat as live goat or 3. Sell adult goat as meat.
The three methods give different profit margins with the first one listed above being the lowest profit margin and the last one listed above being the highest profit margin.

Breeding the female goat for it’s entire lifespand then selling it as meat is the most profitable technique, the male on the other hand can be sold as a kid, raised for breeding or be sold as a live adult or for meat. The selling techniques will overlap each other based on many factors including the immediate need for money, limited feed or limited staff.

The following is an estimated return based on the concept to raise all goat kids and sell as live goat.

Estimated Harvest Yield: Between 1,250 goat and 3,750
Estimated Harvest Sale: Between $10,000,000 JMD and $30,000,000 JMD
Takeaway 20% for fees – Between $2,000,000 JMD and $6,000,000 depends birthrate and the sale price
Balance: Between $8,000,000 JMD and $24,000,000 JMD
Estimated Individual Returns: Between $40,000 JMD and $120,000 over 5 years
Additional Returns: $700 JMD for barb wire and water tank resale, 10% Miscellaneous: $722.56 JMD if it was not used, $2,500 for the sale of mother goat totaling $3,922.56 additional income

Total Package Investment: $9,394 JMD
Total Package Sale: Between $43,922.56 JMD and $123,922.56 JMD “Including initial investment”
Total Package ROI: Between $34,528.56 JMD and $114,528.56 JMD “Excluding initial investment”
Time Spand: 5 years

Note: For every 50 goat an additional goat pen and staff will be required to facilate expansion, the additional goat pen would be paid for from sale of goat kids which all participants in this initiative will be notified before such action is taken within their weekly notification.

MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES

1. Employ mostly female as they are normally more dedicated to their work
2. Use advance technology to discourage theft

SUBCONTRACTOR’S AGREEMENT

This subcontractor’s agreement between each co-owner and Smart People International Ltd is at a 80/20 ratio in profit shares. This mean each subcontractor will recieve 80% of profit in addition to their initial investment amount, and Smart People International Ltd recieve 20% of profit.

In offering this group entrepreneurship service, Smart People International Ltd will encounter several operational fees for which we will charge 20% of the project cost to provide. By participating in this group entrepreneurship service, you are agreeing to all the terms listed herein, including to:

1. Partner with each other to fund the total budget of the project
2. Equally absorb all losses associated with the execution of the project
3. Contract Smart People International Ltd to plant, manage and sell the produce mentioned in the project plan

The following is an outline of the purpose of the fees being charged.

20% of project cost will facilitate:

1. The project planning and budgeting
2. The use of our digital platform which make investment feasible
3. Land location and leasing services
4. Purchasing and stocks security services
5. Platform maintenance services
6. Software
7. Communication
8. Bank transactions
9. Regulation compliance and tax compliance

The 20% of project profit will allow for:

1. The employment and management of the workforce
2. The payment farm services and accounting
3. The management of production
4. The securing of sales
5. To provide reporting and bookkeeping during and after the project

All payments pertaining to the creation of the above farm will be made directly to and from the accounting department of Smart People International Ltd to the company or individual providing the goods or services for the farm.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

In buying one of the packages listed in this campaign, you are making an agreement to become a co-owner and subcontractor of a 10 acre hot pepper farm created by Smart People International Ltd, to be managed by Orville Wedderburn, farm code TREL0001. The said farm is located at lot 72 Hyde And Gibraltar, Clark’s Town, Trelawny, Jamaica W.I.

You will also be agreeing to employ Orville Wedderburn as the project manager for your farm where he will represent all the co-owners by sourcing all required agricultural supplies and services listed in the project plan and to manage the execution of the project plan as listed in the link above.

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SERVICE SALE AGREEMENT

May it be known that Smart People International Ltd is offering a management service called Equity Groupfunding. In this said service, individuals will collectively pay for the execution of the above project plan. In is expected of Smart People International Ltd to cultivate and sell the produce mentioned in the above project plan, deduct it’s fees agreed herein and return the balance of profit based on the investment value of each subcontractor. Upon co-buying this farm, each individual agrees to:

1. Partner with each other to equally fund the total budget of the project
2. Equally absorb losses associated with the execution of their farm
3. Contract Smart People International Ltd to plant, manage and sell the produce mentioned in the said contact.

The members will become business partners in the following project where they will contribute 20% of the project cost and 20% of the profits to Smart People International Ltd for it’s services. The following is an outline of the purpose of the fees.

20% of Project Cost

1. The project planning and budgeting
2. The use of our platform which make investment feasible
3. To locate and lease land
4. To purchase and secure project stocks

20% of profit

1. The employment and management of the workforce
2. The payments for services
3. The management of production
4. The securing of sales
6. To provide reporting and bookkeeping during and after the project

SMART PEOPLE CHARITY

Please note that 10% off all profits made from Smart People International Ltd is given to our charitable organization Smart People Charity. Smart People Charity is mandated to help disadvantage youth and elderly by:

1. Creating a household items recycling program
2. Giving scholarships to disadvantage youth
3. Creating a breadwinner program that strategically employ and encorige others to employ people from families without a stable breadwinner
4. Creating initiative to develop communities and individuals “Resource, networking and partnerships”
5. Creating feeding programs for needy children and elderly
6. Starting an orphan integration program that support orphans and have them help others

To learn more about Smart People Charity please click the following link.
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