Families on 1,430 Mississippi farms raised healthy chickens for their families and yours. A lot of misinformation has been circulated about how chickens are raised. Let’s clear up 2 pieces of misinformation at one time. No hormones and No steroids are used in raising chickens. Federal regulations strictly prohibit their use.
Chicken is one of the healthiest meats and economical sources of protein for family meals. In 2018 poultry brought in 2.68 Billion dollars value of production to our state’s economy. That’s 100 million more than in 2017.