Slide background U.S. POULTRY JOBS
1,313,070
WAGES
$61.8B
TAXES
$23.1B

$9.1B State  |  $13.9B Federal

TOTAL IMPACT: $261,262,840,300

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From the hatchery to the farm, chickens and turkeys follow quite a journey as they feed the demands of a hungry world.

One of the most common, and frustrating, questions for U.S. poultry producers is why hormones are used to grow birds bigger and faster. Of course, the actual simple answer is NO hormones are used.

About Poultry Feeds America

Poultry Feeds America is an economic study project designated to capture the economic impact of the poultry industry in the United States. The data showcases how vital the poultry industry is to the economic system of the United States. The research was compiled by John Dunham & Associates.

About U.S. Poultry & Egg Association

U.S. Poultry & Egg Association is an all-feather organization representing the complete spectrum of today's poultry industry. Association membership includes producers and processors of broilers, turkeys, ducks, eggs, and breeding stock, as well as allied firms. The Association's mission is to progressively serve member companies through research, education, communication, and technical assistance. Founded in 1947, U.S. Poultry & Egg Association is based in Tucker, GA.

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