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December 10, 2018

 

Chicken Diplomacy In The Former USSR

The first Bush administration left the former Soviet Union with a taste for dark meat American chicken. It's all because of a Soviet food shortage, a U.S. surplus, and a deal with President Gorbachev.

August 13, 2018

 

Former Tyson CEO Brings Chicken Farming To Rwanda – Can It Last?

The Smith family foundation aims to build a chicken business in Africa, but the extensive project is costly and difficult, and Rwanda cannot yet support a modern poultry industry without aid money.

March 12, 2018

 

Sheet Pan Chicken with Avocado Salsa for Two

This sheet pan chicken for two is easy on busy weeknights with little preparation and a simple clean up.

February 28, 2018

 

Tasty Greek Chicken Milanese

This salad is snappy, filling and refreshing all at the same time!

September 24, 2017

 

Make Farro Con Pollo for Dinner

Try farro instead of rice in this variation on arroz con pollo.

May 17, 2017

 

Chinese Chicken Is Headed To U.S. But It’s Really About Beef

The U.S. has given the green light for China to send cooked poultry to America. It's part of a trade deal that opens China's huge market to U.S. beef producers.

March 22, 2017

 

Tech Startup Debuts “Clean” Poultry Products

Memphis Meats makes nuggets and tenders using self-reproducing cells, taken from live animals and grown in laboratory-based bioreactor tanks.

March 7, 2017

 

Unscrambling The Nutrition Science On Eggs

As more research suggests some degree of dietary cholesterol is harmless, if not healthy, the egg's reputation is slowly returning.

March 5, 2017

 

Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

The Worcestershire is my absolute favorite. I love the depth of flavor it gives the ground chicken or turkey.

March 2, 2017

 

DNA Tests Find Subway Chicken Only 50 Percent Meat

A CBC investigative consumer show ordered the DNA analysis. The sandwich chain unilaterally denies the accusation, calling the claims "absolutely false."

February 16, 2017

 

Most Of The Fish We Use For Fishmeal Could Feed Humans Instead

Currently, one-fourth of all fish caught globally goes to produce fishmeal and fish oil for farmed seafood, pigs and chickens.

December 22, 2016

 

Eggnog, Coffee And Chili To Warm Your Winter Days

We've been mixing up drinks all month. Today, enjoy a glass of Daniel Orr's decadent eggnog. And we talk to two coffee professionals about their partnership.

December 19, 2016

 

Where The Meat Industry Meets Environmental Concerns

A proposal that would jumpstart the chicken business in Nebraska has some residents concerned about the potential impact on the environment.

August 5, 2016

 

McDonald’s Serves Chicken Raised Without Antibiotics, Mostly

The fast-food chain's suppliers are still allowed to use certain types of antibiotics that aren't used to treat people.

May 11, 2016

 

Report: Poultry Plant Workers Face Grim Working Conditions

Oxfam’s report paints the picture of a widespread problem, where basic worker needs are denied in service of producing vast amounts of cheap, processed chicken.

February 5, 2016

 

Food Safety Rules To Target Salmonella In Poultry Products

USDA has had success cutting the proportion of whole chickens found with salmonella. Now it’s focusing on cut-up chicken parts and ground chicken and turkey.

November 5, 2015

 

Fire Up The Oven, Strays On Farms, Demand For Grass-Fed Beef

Stray pets cause problems for livestock farmers. As American diets change, ranchers change their methods. And, there's a chicken inside that pumpkin!

June 30, 2015

 

Inside World’s Largest Food Company You’ve Never Heard Of

JBS is a powerhouse in meat. The Brazilian multinational is the largest global producer of beef, chicken and lamb, and number three in pork.

June 3, 2015

 

KFC Sues Chinese Companies Over Social Media Rumors

KFC, still reeling from a 2014 food scandal in China, is fighting back to protect its reputation against social media rumors.

April 29, 2015

 

Tyson Announces Antibiotic Elimination By 2017 In Chickens

Tyson is the largest U.S. chicken supplier to announce it would cease use of antibiotics used in humans in its chicken.

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