Poultry comprised nearly 38.8% of North Carolina’s total farm income in 2007. Chickens, turkeys and eggs combined for a total poultry farm income of more than $3.37 billion dollars.



National Chicken Council

North Carolina Department of Agriculture

International Poultry Expo and International Feed Expo

NC State University College of Engineering Industrial Extension Division

National Turkey Federation

North Carolina Animal Agriculture Coalition

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The North Carolina Poultry Federation has been the voice of the North Carolina poultry industry since 1968.

Serving producers and processors of chicken, turkey and egg products, the Federation provides a united voice for the industry with government, media and the general public.

Our mission is to create a favorable climate for business success for everyone involved in the poultry industry in North Carolina.

Survey shows nearly two-thirds of consumers
find chicken labels to be confusing

National Chicken Council releases new resource to help clarify chicken labeling terms

click here to read more

National Chicken Council Releases the Chicken Check in website.

Recently posted information:
breeding and genetics
size and growth rate
new FAQ about the contract growing structure

Poultry and the Hormone Myth

NC Poultry Federation's 49th Annual Meeting
August 4-5, 2016
Grandover Resort & Conference Center Greensboro, NC

4020 Barrett Drive, Suite 102, Raleigh, NC 27609
Phone: (919) 783-8218