WATT PoultryUSA’s annual Top Poultry Companies magazine issue is now available, featuring exclusive data on the United States’ top broiler and turkey producers in 2015. This exclusive list of top poultry companies is part of WATTAgNet.com’s Top Poultry Companies database that houses information on more than 1,000 poultry companies around the world.

This 2016 WATT PoultryUSA Top Companies issue shows how the largest U.S. broiler producers are redefining their products and business models to achieve profitable growth. Even turkey companies, affected by highly pathogenic avian influenza in 2015, have continued to invest in expanding further processing. The issue also includes a map of all broiler and turkey company plant and headquarters locations for the Top Companies profiled.

Login or subscribe to read the March 2016 WATT PoultryUSA digital edition, with analysis and profiles on each of the top 34 broiler companies and top 23 turkey companies. Click on the links below to directly access each of the charts within the issue, including production volume and marketing data and access the poultry company locations map:

Interactive map of US broiler and turkey plants and headquarters

WATT PoultryUSA’s 2016 top broiler companies

Average weekly broiler slaughter, million head


Average weekly production, RTC, million lbs.

Average weight per broiler slaughtered, live pounds

Average weekly liveweight slaughtered, million lbs.

Top 10 broiler producers at a glance

WATT PoultryUSA’s 2016 top turkey companies