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Companies' cultivated chicken cells obtain regulatory approval

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Two companies have received final approval from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to begin commercial production and sales of human food from cultured animal cells to the public.

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WHAT DID I FEED THE CHICKENS?

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For watching: [link] I fed the chickens many things, including beans, bulgur pilaf, anchovy bread, and garlic yoghurt. CHICKENS CHICKENS CHICKENS CHICKENS ​ submitted by /u/tanersenyuz [link] [comments]

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Who Wants To See a Greater Prairie Chicken?

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Have you ever seen a Greater Prairie Chicken? Destroy the native prairies and lose Henslow’s Sparrows , Bobolinks , Upland Sandpipers , and Greater Prairie Chickens. In Abraham Lincoln’s day, Prairie Chickens were an incredibly abundant part of the Illinois prairie landscape. Today in Illinois, 68 males survive.

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Any ideas on how to protect my chickens?

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I own chickens and recently about three cats (not to old), have been hanging around my chickens while they are out of their pen. I leave for school leaving the chickens outside until I return home. I have cameras pointed at the pen and there is a rooster present (one male rooster and two female chickens).

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Count Your Chickens (In the Florida Keys)

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You see, the chickens are being shortchanged. Americans love chicken. In 2008, over nine billion chickens were slaughtered for Americans to eat. Chicken soup and chicken wings are about as American as apple pie. When we eat eggs we eat chicken eggs almost exclusively.

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What’s in a Name: Attwater’s Prairie Chicken

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And then there’s Attwater’s Prairie Chicken. A distinct subspecies of Greater Prairie Chicken that once numbered a million strong and called coastal grasslands from Louisiana to the Mexican border home, it was more than decimated by development in its native habitat, with less than 50 birds left in the wild in 1996.

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FDA concludes first premarket consultation for meat cultured from animal cells

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In a historic move, the Food and Drug Administration’s premarket consultation for meat cultured from animal cells brings Upside Foods’ chicken closer to the U.S.

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