NCC News

Chicken Consumption Up 17 Percent in the US
USDA Takes Next Step to Modernize Poultry Inspection, Prevent 5,200 Annual Foodborne Illnesses
National Chicken Council Says US Chicken Supply is Safe, Nutritious

Fowl Tips

• Chickens raised for meat are called “Broilers.”
• Broilers are not raised in cages.
• Broilers are never given added hormones or steroids.

  • Learn About Modern Chicken Breeding
  • Vertical Integration
  • Worried about salmonella? All chicken is safe to eat if properly handled and fully cooked. Click for safety tips.
  • Looking for Recipes? Visit our culinary website EatChicken.com for recipes, safe handling and cooking tips.
  • What's Really in that Chicken Nugget?
  • How the Ethanol Program is Driving Up Food Prices. Click for the facts.
  • Here's the Skinny on Chicken's Nutritional value!
  • Wing Report 2014