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by Hannah Leitheiser

Eat More Chicken

#chicken #agriculture

Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats

Maryn McKenna

2017

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2019-09-29

"The industry has increased more than 50 fold since 1929. [Our problem]: too many chickens in barns; not enough chickens on plates. There is some limit to the amount of chicken any one person will eat in a year." Harper's Magazine, 1961

1963, a solution:
Chicken Nuggets.


- Maryn McKenna, Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats (2017)

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