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Say “Chick-Chick-Hooray!” for National Chicken Month

September is National Chicken Month – which means a whole month of celebrating our favorite meal-time staple: chicken! From nutritious meals to sustainable farming practices, there’s a lot to celebrate. Here are a few ways to say “chick-chick-hooray” all month long!

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See How the Chicken Industry’s Enhanced Safety Measures are Protecting Employees and Helping Feed the Country

See how the chicken industry has enhanced safety measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Using drone photography, viewers can see new perspectives from the inside of a processing plant and the essential workers who help keep grocery shelves stocked with our nation’s favorite protein: chicken.

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Check out Chicken Check In’s Updated & Refreshed Website!

We've renovated! Fresh look, same great resource for info on all things chicken. See what’s new on the updated Chicken Check In site.

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A Chicken in Every Pot: Providing Protein & Protecting Essential Workers During COVID-19

National Chicken Council President Mike Brown outlines the measures chicken plants are taking to keep workers safe, and what companies are doing to give back to their communities.

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Our #1 Priority: Keeping Chicken Company Employees Safe & Healthy During COVID-19

Keeping employees safe and healthy is the chicken industry’s top priority. In response to COVID-19, each chicken company has added additional protective measures to help keep employees safe and healthy.

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Tips on How to Shop and Cook Safely While Social Distancing

Across the nation, social distancing and stay-at-home orders due to COVID-19 mean a lot more Americans are cooking from home. While you’re dusting off those cookbooks, planning trips to the grocery store, and cooking your favorite chicken recipes, be mindful of the following safety tips.

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National Ag Day: During Difficult Times and Everyday – American Agriculture Does Not Stop

On National Ag Day, we celebrate American agriculture and everyone who makes it possible. This year, we have an even greater reason to be thankful for our agricultural community. While we are all affected by the global spread of COVID-19, our nation’s farmers, veterinarians and agriculturalists are committed to keeping our shelves stocked with nutritious food.

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During National Nutrition Month & Beyond – Chicken Hits the Spot!

National Nutrition Month is the perfect time to talk about the many wonderful benefits of choosing chicken! Chicken is a nutritious option for eaters of all ages. In fact, it provides all 9 essential amino acids and delivers vital, under-consumed nutrients.

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Get to Know Ryan and Rachel, Chicken Farmers on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Rachel and Ryan own and operate a family poultry farm on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. They have two sons, two dogs, and two crazy cats and they raise 570,000 broiler chickens annually.

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How Chicken Powers Your Body

Chicken is an excellent low-calorie & low-fat source protein that provides important nutrients throughout our lives.  Here’s how chicken powers your body…

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