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on September 30, 2022

Broiler research looks for underlying cause of woody breast

The breast meat myopathy is a huge financial challenge for the poultry industry.

Understanding the mechanisms behind woody breast in broilers could help reduce the negative economic impact of the breast meat myopathy.

“Woody breast is a welfare and food safety issue,” said Sami Dridi, poultry science professor at the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station, the research arm of the University of Arkansas…

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