NCC Congratulates Georgia Congressman David Scott on Being Elected Chairman of House Agriculture Committee

Washington, D.C. (December 4, 2020) – Congressman David Scott (D-GA) was chosen as the next chairman of the House Agriculture Committee for the 117th Congress, overwhelmingly …

Maggie Ernst, longtime NCC employee, to retire

After 34 years at the National Chicken Council, most recently as senior director of meetings and member services, Maggie Ernst has announced her retirement from …

Senators Coons, Wicker lead letter requesting financial assistance for chicken farmers impacted by COVID-19

Senators Chris Coons (D-Del.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) led a letter signed by 17 other senators requesting direct financial assistance for chicken farmers that have been …

Poultry Industry Partners with OSHA on Safe + Sound Week

Washington, D.C. (July 1, 2020) – The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY), National Chicken Council (NCC) and National Turkey Federation (NTF) are pleased to …

USDA AMS Announces $30 Million Chicken Purchase

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agriculture Marketing Service (AMS) today announced plans to purchase up to $30 million of chicken products …

President Trump Signs Executive Order to Keep Meat and Poultry Plants Operating

Washington, D.C – In response to President Trump’s Executive Order to keep meat and poultry plants operating during this national crisis, National Chicken Council President …