San Miguel Foods Inc.s Poultry Contract Growers Business OpportunitySan Miguel Foods Inc.’s Magnolia’s contract grower, Ofel Dator and her husband Serafin Dator, owners of Ofel’s Poultry Farm, began breeding chicken in 2005 with just minimal capital on hand. Today, Ofel’s Poultry Farm is earning well over P2.5 million a year. Being a San Miguel Foods Inc’s poultry contract grower, you can assure the success of your poultry business.

Application Requirements for New Poultry Contract Growers

Contract Growing

I. Application Process

  1. Accomplishment of Contract Growing Application Form
  2. Site or Farm Inspection
  3. Approval of Proposed Site or Farm
  4. Submission of Letter of Intent
  5. Issuance of Letter of Commitment
  6. Submission of Permits
  7. Construction of Poultry House
  8. Submission of Bond or Collateral
  9. Contract Signing
  10. Seminar
  11. Chick Placement

II. Investment Details

  1. Farm Site
    • With a minimum lot area of one (1) hectare
    • Within an agricultural zone
    • One (1) km away from residential area
    • One (1) km away from any nearest poultry or hog farm and related operation
    • With reliable source of electricity and adequate potable water
    • Must have an all-weather road (to and from and within the farm), passable to a 10-wheeler truck
    • Must be within the following radius from an SMFI dressing plant :
      • Luzon – 100 km
      • Visayas / Mindanao – 50 km
  2. Document Requirements
    • Letter of Intent
    • Completely filled-up application form
    • 2 pcs. 2×2 picture
    • Clear photocopy of latest community tax certificate
    • Mayor’s / Business Permita
    • BIR Form 2303 (Certificate of Registration)
    • DTI Certificate of Business Reg./ SEC Reg. Articles of Partnership or Incorporation (for corporation)
    • Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC)
  3. Bond Collateral
    • Cash (Php 15.00 per bird) or
    • Real Estate Mortgage (REM)
      • Original Transfer Certificate of Title (TCT)
      • Current Year’s Tax Declaration
      • Tax Clearance
      • Tax Receipt
      • Special Power of Attorney (SPA), if property is not in applicant’s name
  4. Poultry House
    Minimum volume 36,000 bird capacity / Building
    Design specifications East West orientation
    52 ft. width
    450 ft. length
    Tunnel Ventilated Broiler House
  5. Project Feasibility (for ground up)52 x 450 feet ( 36,000 broilers ) with fully automated equipment
    Initial investment cost per broiler 382.00
    Performance Fair Average Above Average
    Gross earning per year P15 P17 P19
    Less Operating Expenses P6.50 P6.50 P6.50
    Net earning per batch P8.50 P10.5 P12.5
    Net earning per year ( 6.5 batches*/ year ) *estimate P55.25 P68.25 P81.25
    Payback period in years 6.9 5.6 4.7
  6. SMFI and Contract Grower Responsibilities
    1. SMFI
      • Building plans, design and specifications
      • Quality day-old chicks
      • Broiler feeds and nutrition program
      • Medicines and vaccines
      • Technical assistance
      • Laboratory services
      • Information recording materials
      • Ready market
      • Competitive payment agreement
    2. Grower
      • Competitive payment agreement
      • Poultry houses and facilities
      • Feeds warehouse
      • Electricity and water system
      • Labor and security
      • Poultry equipment
      • Maintenance of farm facilities, roads and equipment
      • Proper farm management

III. Contact Details

For further information, please contact:

Jose Eric R. Cariaso
Manager, Capacity Development Group

SMFI Calamba Office4th Floor DenCris Business Center Brgy. Halang, Calamba City, LagunaTelefax-(049) 834-2010/4300Luzon Operations:

Luzon Operations: Pangasinan, Tarlac, Zambales, Bataan, La Union & Ilocos region Rowell A. Gabasan 09178678347
Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya Engr. Vladimir A. Bayan 09178258441
Bulacan, Rizal & Laguna Rojel P. Surigao 09178514378
Quezon Nathaniel Gil P. Arca 09771991567
Batangas & Cavite Hermin T. Dimaunahan 09175111076
Bicol region Eugene P. Camerino 09054633076

Visayas – Mindanao Operations:

Visayas & Southern Mindanao Edroel M. Dilla 09177243169
Northern Mindanao Gary M. Patam 09175117407

IV. Application Form

Area Contact Person Email

Luzon Dr. Jorge Manahan
Visayas Engr. Eugene P. Camerino
Mindanao Mr. Philip P. Sardeñola

Updated as of 08/13/2020