Steps to Promote a Butterfly Farm

If you’re planning to start your own butterfly farm, then you will need to promote it to various owners of butterfly houses.

You can use the internet to promote your business or you can also give away flyers in your local community, send notices, press releases, and other traditional ways of advertising.

Butterflies come in different exotic species. A lot of people are now interested in butterflies and so it’s a good idea if you put up your very own butterfly farm. As a new business owner, promoting your business is vital. If you want to learn how to promote a butterfly farm, read on and you will find out. Aside from earning income, you will also be able to help conserve the various species of butterflies. Finding buyers can be hard but if you know what to do, you can reach tap the target market in no time.

You can start by sending out mail advertisements to local butterfly houses. You see, these butterfly houses usually get their exotic insects from a farm. Try to create your own business site so that you can reach butterfly houses located in the different parts of the world. Notices can be sent either by email or mail across the world. Owners of butterfly houses will surely want to expand their collections and this means added income for you.

If you’re that serious in promoting your butterfly farm, you should join associations like International Butterfly Breeders Association. By doing so, you can easily trade or sell butterflies to other members. Another advantage of joining associations is that you can increase your contacts and you can also promote your farm to other members. Butterfly farms have educational value and so you can visit schools and encourage field trips to your farm. You can also become a guest speaker in these schools so that you can teach students about the beauty of caring for butterflies and for maintaining a butterfly garden. This is also an excellent way to attract parents to patronize your business if you successfully caught their interest.

Set a date where you will release butterflies in your farm. You can also do this during special occasions like weddings and festivals. Make sure that the press people are present during these events so that they can capture the scenes. This is already one way of promoting your business through media. So you see, promoting a butterfly farm is not as hard as you think. You can make use of the internet to promote the butterfly farm by creating your own business site or you can also advertise locally using the conventional methods of advertising. You can send out flyers, notices, press releases, and other effective ads. Work hard for your butterfly farm and you will reap a lot of income.


  • puneet said on September 5, 2010
    HI, I want to start my own business of butterfly farming please send me the required guidelines .
  • Karthikeyan said on March 23, 2012
    Hi,I want to start a new business with butterfly farming. Can you pls send me the required process/guidelines. Pondicherry/India
  • Savio said on August 16, 2012
    Hi, I am very interested in starting my own butterfly farm as a hobby. Could you please guide me. I live in a hill-station named Lonavala, it is approx 100km from Mumbai, India.
  • Devasena said on August 16, 2012
    Hi, i am very interested in starting my own butterfly farm with by friends after our please guide us.... i live in salem, tamilnadu, india. we planned to start the farm in yercaurd which is near salem...
  • Nick said on October 8, 2012
    Hi, i have started to breed British butterflies but would now like to do it on a larger scale not in a 8x6 greenhouse, please send me any guide lines. midlands England
  • Wellin Gaban said on January 11, 2013
    Hi i am Wellin Gaban. I am engaged in homestay programme and would like to do butterfly farming. I lives here in Sabah Malaysia.
  • jai said on January 16, 2014
    I would like to buy 100 Qty of Butterflies for my Friend marriage. could anyone suggest place were i can buy. Am from Tamil nadu


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