Broiler Chicken Industry Key Facts 2019

Approximately 30 federally-inspected companies are involved in the business of raising, processing and marketing chickens on a “vertically integrated” basis – that is, the company is able to ensure quality at each step of the process. About 25,000 family farmers have production contracts with the companies. Approximately 95 percent of broiler chickens are produced on … Continue reading Broiler Chicken Industry Key Facts 2019