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News, curated content and updates from the Australian Chicken Meat Federation, including the ACMF’s blog called Chook Chat.

A Day In The Life Of A Chicken Farmer

A day in the life of a chicken farmer

Ever wondered what a meat chicken farm looks like? Or what a meat chicken farmer’s day to day activities are? Take a look at our video in which farmers take you through what’s involved in running their chicken farm on a daily basis.

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Time to separate fact from fiction

Time to separate fact from fiction

New data has confirmed that chicken meat has retained (in fact, improved) its position as Australia’s favourite meat.
But amazingly, while the popularity of chicken remains strong, so do some long-held myths and misconceptions about Australia’s chicken meat industry.

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ACMF celebrates regaining freedom from avian Influenza

After a rigorous and sustained effort across Australian governments and the poultry industry, the ACMF is pleased that Australia has today officially regained freedom from highly pathogenic avian influenza in accordance with international guidelines, published by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).

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Hey true blue

Did you know that all fresh and frozen raw chicken meat available in Australia is in fact ‘born, bred and raised’ in Australia? Some consumers mistakenly think that the chicken they place on their table may come from overseas. It doesn’t!

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How sustainable is chicken farming?

With all agricultural industries across Australia looking at how they can operate more sustainably and considering whether, and when, a carbon neutral future may be possible, it is timely to reflect on what the chicken industry’s environmental impact is and celebrate its unique achievements.

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