About Chicken Feeds America

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





About the National Chicken Council

The National Chicken Council (NCC), based in Washington, D.C., is the national, non-profit trade association representing the U.S. chicken industry. NCC is a full-service trade association that promotes and protects the interests of the chicken industry and is the industry's voice before Congress and federal agencies. NCC member companies include chicken producer/processors, poultry distributors, and allied industry firms. The producer/processors account for approximately 95 percent of the chickens produced in the United States.



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