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MSU going extra mile to find future poultry scientists

Whether it is on-campus recruiting or teaching kids about poultry at a very early age, Mississippi State is making sure the future poultry industry is filled with knowledgeable people

Mississippi State University is doing what it can to recruit students to prepare for careers in poultry science, whether it is done on-campus or in elementary schools.


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Study examines stunning methods and wing damage

Research conducted at Auburn University showed that more wing damage occurred during controlled atmosphere stunning trials

An Auburn University study indicated that more wing damage may occur in systems that use controlled atmosphere stunning than systems that use electrical waterbath stunning.


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PETA wants criminal charges filed against Agri Star

Group cites FSIS reports that said there two instances of personnel not reacting properly to malfunctioning equipment

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) believes criminal charges should be filed against Agri Star Meat & Poultry, alleging that hundreds of chickens were smothered to death at the company’s plant in Postville, Iowa.


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