GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Netherlands-based company with a location in Virginia has decided to build its third U.S. chicken hatchery in the south-central Nebraska city of Grand Island.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland’s top agricultural official says he expects the bird flu outbreak that has ravaged poultry flocks across much of the country to arrive in the state this fall. The Daily Times…
HURLOCK, Md. (AP) — The Dorchester County authorities say staffers at the Amick Farms poultry processing plant in Hurlock have returned to work after an ammonia leak caused the building to be evacuated. WBOC-TV reports…
Plenty of recipes from well-known chefs, including Julia Child, herself, call for a chicken to be washed and patted dry before preparation. But one public health campaign is warning against this method.
Chicken and ground beef are the most popular meat and poultry
products in America — but they can also be the most dangerous.
A proposal to update federal poultry inspection regulations is opposed by a coalition of public health and consumer groups who say the rules would increase the risk of food-borne illness and risk the welfare of processing plant workers.