- Live birds
- Egg shell
- Ostrich oil
Note: However, in an attempt to control poaching of wild ostrich eggs, sales of eggshells are prohibited in shops.
- The thigh gives steak
- Fillet is obtained from the back.
- Various recipes/cuts are produced
Other Value added Products.
Feathers can be used to make dusters and ornamentals
Ostrich leather is used to jackets, shoes, bags, belts, keyholders, furniture, etc.
Average product prices
- Ostrich leather fetch between 7500- 10,000. Ksh
- Mixed meat is Ksh 2000/kg
- Eggs is 1,500.00 Ksh
- Egg shell is 800.00 Ksh
- Ostrich meat is being served locally in hotels.
- Export Market for Ostrich meat is mainly the Far East.
- Live birds are exported to Europe and Asia.
Aesthetic Value of Ostriches
- Ostriches are used for sport racing.
- Ostrich riding.
- Draught animal
- Tourist attraction