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  Poultry Press http://www.poultrypress.com
Poultry Press is a family-owned and run monthly publication in a newspaper format which is mailed all over the world.
Poultry Press is the essential guide for anyone who raises, shows or has an interest in poultry.
We have a section devoted to poultry judges that are available for hire from all over the country and Canada.
www.poultrypress.com   (319 words)

  
  Poultry Preparation Fact Sheets
Poultry Cooking Temperatures: FSIS is in the process of updating all the pages on its Web site to reflect new cooking recommendations for poultry.
Poultry should reach a safe minimum internal temperature of 165 °F throughout the product.
The color of cooked meat and poultry is not always a sure sign of its degree of doneness.
www.fsis.usda.gov /Fact_Sheets/Poultry_Preparation_Fact_Sheets/index.asp   (523 words)

  
  Poultry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Poultry is the class of domesticated fowl (birds) used for food or for their eggs.
The word poultry is often used to refer to the meat of these birds.
In a more general sense, it may refer to the meat of other birds, such as pigeons or doves, or game birds like pheasants.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Poultry   (192 words)

  
 AnimalIss/poultry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
The meat component of the poultry industry consists primarily of chickens and turkeys, although there is also a relatively small amount of waterfowl and gamebird production.
The poultry industry is the largest (in terms of animal numbers) and the most highly automated, vertically integrated, and intensified of the animal production industries.
These health problems are of great concern to the poultry industry, and considerable research is being conducted on the negative aspects associated with rapid growth in today's broilers.
ars.sdstate.edu /animaliss/poultry.html   (2623 words)

  
 Crop Profiles
Pesticides that were available and effective to poultry and livestock producers six years ago (when the last pesticide impact assessment survey was undertaken) have become ineffective due to resistance or have been removed from the marketplace.
Poultry producers felt that both flies and rodents were the most difficult pests to control with currently registered active ingredients.
Fly control in poultry facilities using a combination of parasitoid releases, manure management and avoidance of insecticides that are harmful to the parasitoids has been shown to give excellent control (Axtell, 1970).
cipm.ncsu.edu /cropprofiles/docs/nypoultry.html   (6145 words)

  
 Virginia Poultry Federation April 2003 report   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
The Virginia Poultry Federation (VPF) is involved in two new projects designed to market the use of poultry litter in farming regions outside of the concentrated poultry producing areas.
Poultry processing companies operating in Virginia are providing financial support for these projects in an effort to help contract poultry growers obtain new markets for litter.
Applying poultry litter to agricultural land is a proven, environmentally sound method of recycling nutrients to a soil.
www.vapoultry.com /April2003FedReport.html   (642 words)

  
 USDA Briefing Room - Poultry and Eggs
The poultry and egg industry is a major feed grain user, accounting for approximately 80 billion pounds of feed yearly.
Poultry and egg production is expected to expand in the coming years to meet higher domestic and foreign demand.
India's Poultry Sector: Development and Prospects assess the supply, demand, structure, and policy factors affecting the growth of the Indian poultry industry, including the rise of integrated producers who are fostering improved productivity and reduced marketing costs.
www.ers.usda.gov /briefing/poultry   (740 words)

  
 Poultry
For 1998, the poultry quota is 106,924 metric tons.
Over the first 6 years of the agreement, an aggregate 24 percent of the over-quota tariffs are being eliminated, with the remainder to be phased out over the rest of the 10-year transition period.
Trade liberalization in poultry between Mexico and Canada was excluded from the NAFTA; thus, there will be no elimination of tariffs for Mexican-Canadian trade in these products.
www.fas.usda.gov /itp/policy/nafta/poultry.html   (244 words)

  
 Poultry Industry Impact on MS Economy
The poultry sector is the first agricultural sector in Mississippi to exceed $1.5 billion in sales at the farm gate.
Poultry Industry Waste Management Committee, including growers, poultry company scientists, Mississippi State University scientists, and the private sector, is working to find the best and most economical ways to use the nutrient by-products of poultry production.
Mississippi's poultry industry is committed to staying on the forefront of food safety by participating in national programs, sponsoring research, and volunteering its facilities for field testing of new products and techniques.
www.msstate.edu /dept/poultry/econimp.htm   (2648 words)

  
 Poultry.org
The number of sentient animals being subjected to intolerable living conditions and untimely deaths is on the rise, largely because consumers are replacing red meat with poultry, and birds provide less flesh per carcass than mammals.
Poultry meat and eggs are commonly contaminated, and millions of cases of food-borne illness are attributed to poultry products every year.
The environment is also adversely affected as hundreds of millions of dead birds and millions of tons of manure are generated and discharged every year, polluting land and water, and threatening fish and other animals.
www.poultry.org   (263 words)

  
 Bird Flu / Avian Flu in poultry - Latest news, information on Bird flu
Outbreaks of avian influenza in the poultry industry cause devastating economic losses and is generally controlled through extensive culling of infected birds.
As the poultry industry is in its recovery phase, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Bui Ba Bong said the renewal project aims to achieve a gross value of VND21 trillion (US$1.3 billion) for the poultry breeding sector by 2010.
The project will focus on large scale poultry breeding and industrialisation of processing and slaughtering facilities since some 75-80 per cent of the country’s total poultry are raised on small sales.
www.thepoultrysite.com /avianflu/bird-flu-news.asp   (1922 words)

  
 View Openings - Poultry
Plant is a first and second poultry processing facility.
It is a union operation so all candidates must have previous experience in both a union operation and come from the poultry industry.
Experienced poultry sanitation supervisor is needed for a North Carolina processing plant.
www.whittakersearch.com /openings/poultry.html   (655 words)

  
 Farms.com - agriculture information, markets, auctions and commentary
Country Choice Poultry Feeds from Land O'Lakes Purina Feed LLC are formulated for each type of bird in each type of operation.
LINCO Foods Systems is one of the world's leading manufacturers of machinery for the poultry meat processing industry, Through close contact with our world-wide customer base, we have built up a formidable knowledge of the food processing industries' needs and demands for professional food processing lines.
No other European company can boast a fifty-year history of experience and know- how when it comes to poultry processing machinery; we continue to lead the field, in ingenuity, and inventiveness, and are always at the forefront with new initiatives.
www.farms.com /poultry   (355 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: poultry
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Poultry Shop eBay for anything and everything - from the very unique to brand new items.
global poultry industry is the root of the bi...
www.technorati.com /tag/poultry   (528 words)

  
 Poultry Related Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Southern Poultry Science Society--The SPSS page offers contact addresses, announcements of future meetings, abstract submission forms for download, the constitution, and all the past meeting minutes you can digest in one sitting.
U.S. Poultry and Egg Association--The U.S. Poultry and Egg Association, formerly Southeastern Poultry and Egg Association, is dedicated to the growth, progress, and welfare of the poultry industry and all of its individual and corporate interests.
Poultry Science Virtual Library--Poultry Science Virtual Library: Texas AandM University has developed a web site with extensive resources for poultry researchers, processors and producers.
department.caes.uga.edu /poultry/links.htm   (667 words)

  
 Red Brand Fence For Poultry
This is a rating of how the product stacks up against our other products when used for poultry.
The more poultry an item gets, the better it should work for you.
Poultry farmers, pet owners and gardeners will appreciate how easy it is to use this 20 gauge wire mesh to construct poultry and pet pens, or to build pest-resistant garden barriers.
redbrand.com /products/application_search.asp?applicationType=Poultry   (197 words)

  
 Poultry resources for small farmers: Journey to Forever
"Poultry production is commonly practiced on every farm, but profitable poultry production so far as the farm is concerned, is rare indeed.
Kains was Poultry Editor of the American Agriculturist Weeklies, and author of the classic "Five acres and independence: a practical guide to the selection and management of the small farm", published in 1935 and still in print.
Detailed coverage of the characteristics and requirements of poultry, how to raise and produce poultry in a variety of tropical and sub-tropical zones and farming systems.
www.journeytoforever.org /farm_poultrylink.html   (1512 words)

  
 poultry farm
Poultry farm workers provide care for chickens, turkeys and other poultry.
Maintaining a backyard poultry is easy for anyone who has a regular-sized backyard, the right zoning ordinances and understanding neighbors.
The Kahere Poultry Farming School at Koliagbe in Guinea is the result of a most extraordinary chain of circumstances.
www.aaronanddunn.com /poultry-farm.html   (434 words)

  
 Building A Chicken Coop - Georgia Poultry Houses
He rises at dawn to walk the lengths of four chicken houses, grabbing dead birds by their stiff yellow feet and throwing them into 5-gallon buckets.
A template for developing an erosion control plan for poultry house construction is available throu...
Sampling litter while still in the poultry house has been the standard method of sampling...
chickensecrets.com /info/index136.html   (837 words)

  
 Poultry Science Association (PSA)
During routine testing of poultry flocks prior to slaughter, the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) determined late Friday, July 6, that a turkey flock in Shenandoah County tested suspicious for antibodies of low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI).
Each year, POULTRY Magazine recognizes an "Industry Innovator" — a poultry processor whose products, processes or overall approach to marketing or management have improved not only its own bottom line, but raised the standard of excellence for the entire poultry industry.
According to experts within the poultry industry, measures introduced in 2006 to reduce the level of campylobacter infection on chicken farms and processing plants may be starting to have an impact.
www.poultryscience.org   (611 words)

  
 USAPEEC: Home Page
USAPEEC is coordinating the next round of Russian inspections of poultry plants and cold storage facilities.
Please go to the News and Info section for a list of facilities to be inspected, along with other important information about the inspection process.
Known by the acronym USAPEEC, the Council is a trade association of the U.S. poultry and egg industry that is dedicated to increasing exports of U.S. poultry and eggs worldwide.
www.usapeec.org   (222 words)

  
 APHIS - The National Poultry Improvement Plan
Probably the greatest single factor which limited the early expansion of the U.S. poultry industry was the disease known as Bacillary White Diarrhea (BWD), caused by Salmonella pullorum.
This disease, later called pullorum disease, was rampant in poultry and could cause upwards of 80 percent mortality in baby poultry.
The objective of the National Poultry Improvement Plan is to provide a cooperative Industry-State-Federal program through which new technology can be effectively applied to the improvement of poultry and poultry products throughout the country.
www.aphis.usda.gov /vs/npip   (796 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | World | Europe | Dutch to shield poultry from flu
Authorities fear the poultry could be infected through contact with birds migrating from Russia, where a strain of the virus has been found.
The country had to cull about a quarter of its poultry after an outbreak of bird flu two years ago.
The Dutch decision follows recent reports from the Russian government that a strain of bird flu is moving westward - and is likely to reach Europe.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/europe/4172182.stm   (302 words)

  
 Posts from the Poultry Category at Slashfood
After a day spent roaming the byways through farm country I had picked up some nice produce and poultry: fresh, tender, sweet, carrots; young yellow summer squash and green zucchini; and a package of fresh from the farm, pasture raised chicken thighs.
Good news for all you poultry lovers out there - Tyson Foods has announced that they will no longer use antibiotics to raise chicken that is sold fresh in stores.
No doubt you were out on the back patio with friends and family grilling up a storm, or if you weren't grilling, you were at the very least gorging yourself on burgers, hot dogs, steaks, chicken, potato salad, and all kinds of other good stuff associated with the official kickoff of the summer grilling season.
www.slashfood.com /category/poultry   (2236 words)

  
 Poultry
The poultry industry is one of the largest agricultural businesses in the United States and in Virginia.
Over the past 100 years the poultry industry has developed hybrid birds to produce very specific products.
Virginia has growers who produce each of these types of poultry products.
www.ext.vt.edu /resources/4h/virtualfarm/poultry/poultry.html   (73 words)

  
 FeatherSite - The Poultry Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
An on-line zoological garden of domestic poultry, including photos, video and information about various breeds of fowl, such as chickens, ducks, geese, guinea fowl, peafowl, pigeons, and turkeys.
It's sort of a sample collection for people to see all the different breeds that are available, but mostly just 'cause I love the quilt of colors and shapes moving about the place.
If you're interested in learning more about poultry, I've included an annotated list of books on poultry and a Links page of other poultry sites.
www.feathersite.com /Poultry/BRKPoultryPage.html   (680 words)

  
 TAMU Poultry Science WWW - Virtual Library
Poultry Web Page of the Animal Science Department, UC Davis.
Canadian Poultry Consultants Ltd. A veterinary practice which specializes in poultry health management and poultry disease prevention.
Poultry Page With links on a variety of poultry subjects for hobbyists and others interested in poultry.
posc.tamu.edu /library/dother.html   (751 words)

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