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poultry

(pōl′trē)
n.
Domesticated fowl, such as chickens, turkeys, ducks, or geese, raised for meat or eggs.

poultry

farmed, domestic birds including fowls, turkeys, ducks, geese. For other words relating to domestic birds, see under avian.

poultry flea
see echidnophagagallinacea.
poultry hemorrhagic syndrome
see hemorrhagic syndrome.
poultry mite
poultry waste
spilled feed, dried litter and fecal residues from chicken houses can be used to provide a high-protein supplement feed for livestock. There are hazards, especially botulism and poisoning by feed additives such as copper and phosphorus. The material may also contain an unidentified hepatoxin. Called also dried poultry waste.
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About the current prices of poultry meat, he said that over production might be the cause of low prices of poultry meat.
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Members of the International Poultry Council (IPC) are strongly concerned about the rising cost of feed grains on world markets.
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And not all poultry are raised in commercial operations, especially in developing countries.
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This year, about 20 Ventura County children ages 5 to 18 will get a chance to handle their live birds again, now that fair officials throughout California have lifted the ban on poultry shows.
Department of Agriculture to require nutrition labels on all meat and poultry packages.