Poultry Facts


•    The Poultry Industry's Economic Impact for NC is $12.8 Billion

•    The Poultry Industry creates over 110,000 Jobs for North Carolinians

•    Poultry is the #1 Agricultural Industry in North Carolina

•    North Carolina is ranked #2 Nationally in Total Turkey Production

•    North Carolina is ranked #3 Nationally in Total Poultry Production

•    NC Poultry makes up 40% of North Carolina's Total Farm Income

•     Over 5,700 Farm Families produce Poultry & Eggs in North Carolina.



Other Important Links:

International Poultry Expo (www.ipeweek12.org/)
National Chicken Council (www.eatchicken.com)
National Turkey Federation (www.eatturkey.com)
U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (www.uspoultry.org)



View economic data across the poultry industry by company type, consumption, export volume and production on USPOULTRY's
Economic Data page.