Tag Archives: Poultry

CDC to Americans: Don’t ‘Snuggle’ Poultry Unless You Enjoy Salmonella

Source: Grub Street NY

Well, here go your evening plans: The CDC says you must quit snuggling your chickens and ducks and winged whatnots because the country’s in the throes of a colossal 47-state salmonella outbreak “linked to live poultry in backyard flocks.” According to the agency, eight separate outbreaks …

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Sinosphere: Gentler Chicken Slaughter? Chinese Province Thinks It’s Worth a Try

Source: NY Times Food

New voluntary guidelines in Shandong Province are motivated at least as much by commercial considerations as by concerns for animal welfare.

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