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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poultry

Poultry are domesticated birds kept by humans for their eggs, their meat or their feathers. ... In his 1848 classic book on poultry, Ornamental and Domestic Poultry : Their History, and Management, Edmund Dixon included chapters on the ...

www.poultryclub.org/poultry/history-of-poultry

History of poultry. Four thousand years is a fair old time for chickens to have been domesticated. They originate from the Red Jungle Fowl (Gallus gallus, a small ...

www.nationalchickencouncil.org/about-the-industry/history

Home » About the Industry » U.S. Chicken Industry History ... Early poultry production consisted of many households having backyard flocks of dual- purpose ...

extension.psu.edu/animals/poultry/topics/general-educational-material/the-chicken/history-of-the-chicken

Domestication of the chicken dates back to at least 2000 B.C. The domestic chickens' ancestry can be traced back to four species of wild jungle fowl from ...

www.uspoultry.org/educationprograms/PandEP_Curriculum/Documents/PDFs/Lesson2/HistoryofPoultryProductionver3Pres.pdf

Poultry is a term for domesticated fowl, particularly focusing on the species valued for their meat and egg use, such as chickens and turkeys. In this lesson, we.

www.uspoultry.org/about/history.cfm

U. S. Poultry & Egg Association is people, people who have recognized through the years that mutual challenges of the poultry and egg industry can best  ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/how-the-chicken-conquered-the-world-87583657

But history records that the Greeks, thus heartened, went on to repel the invaders, ... reveal a distinct preference on the part of Yahweh for red meat over poultry.

www.thehappychickencoop.com/a-history-of-chickens

Oct 1, 2015 ... Vitamin D was discovered in the early 1920s and led to a small revolution in poultry keeping. Hens could now survive through the winter ...

www.chicken.org.au/page.php?id=1

As official records were not kept until the mid 1960s, it is not certain when intensive poultry production began. Industry sources estimate three million broilers ...

www.nal.usda.gov/poultry-and-poultry-production

Illustrates research on poultry and game from Agricultural Research Service laboratories ... American Poultry Historical Society (APHS) Photograph Collection .