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Chicken Economic Report Shows Effects of COVID-19 Headwinds

Delmarva's chicken community raised 570 million chickens with a wholesale value of $3.4 billion in 2020, according to newly released economic data from th...

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Scholarships Available for Students Pursuing Chicken Careers

Delmarva Chicken Association has opened the application period for its 2021 College Scholarship Program. Applications are being accepted for undergraduate scholarships of $2,000 and graduate-degree scholarships of $3,000. Complete applications for these scholarships must...

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Littr. is First App to Connect Chicken Litter Customers, Suppliers

The Delmarva Chicken Association launched a new, free mobile app, Littr., designed to help growers anywhere on Delmarva who have poultry litter find customers seeking to use it as a valuable fertilizer. DCA developed the app by partnering with the N...

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Where DCA Stands on Maryland’s PMT Implementation

DCA Executive Director Holly Porter made the following statement about our stance on Maryland’s PMT regulation timetable and our vote not to seek a delay in the PMT rollout during a recent meeting of the PMT Advisory Committee:

During the Maryland P...

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other NEWS

10-14-20 / James Fisher

An avian disease the chicken community is familiar with -- laryngotracheitis (LT), a highly...


10-14-20 / Holly Porter

With the next legislative session in Annapolis drawing near, farmers are already hearing the...


9-21-20 / James Fisher

A grant from the National Fish & Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), in partnership with the U.S....


9-01-20 / James Fisher

AUGUST 12, 2020 – The National Meeting on Poultry Health, Processing, and Live Production, a...


6-23-20 / James Fisher

Eight students pursuing college and graduate studies connected to careers in Delmarva's chicken...



6-12-20 / James Fisher

As the supply chain that moves America's most-purchased protein, chicken, continues to be...


6-01-20 / James Fisher

Through community sales at churches, fire halls and community centers, Delmarva's chicken...


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