Misperceptions about chicken identified

Misperceptions about chicken identified

THE National Chicken Council (NCC) released new national survey findings on consumers' perceptions about chicken production, which revealed that nearly 80% of Americans mistakenly believe that chicken contains added hormones or steroids (Table).

However, NCC pointed out that no chicken sold in the U.S. is from birds given hormones or steroids.

In some cases, consumers aren't able to easily access facts on chicken production.

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