Delmarva poultry industry in interregional competition
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Published by Agricultural Experiment Station, University of Maryland in College Park .
Written in English



  • Maryland.,
  • Delaware.,
  • Virginia.


  • Poultry industry -- Maryland.,
  • Poultry industry -- Delaware.,
  • Poultry industry -- Virginia.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] James E. Via and John L. Crothers.
Series[Maryland. Agricultural Experiment Station, College Park] M[iscellaneous] p[ublication], 750, Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station, Dept. of Agricultural Economics. Contribution no. 4282, MP (Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station) ;, no. 750., Contribution (Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station) ;, no. 4282.
ContributionsCrothers, John L., joint author.
LC ClassificationsHD9437.U63 M35
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 49 p.
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5396121M
LC Control Number72634096

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In , the Delmarva chicken industry produced million chickens and generated $ billion in value - a percent increase in the chicken community's value to Delmarva. Through efficient, conservation-minded farming and processing, we did this without growing the number of active chicken houses in the region. Since its founding in , Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. has focused on the common good of the broiler industry. With 1, members, DPI is dedicated to Delmarva's chicken industry. Our members include: Businesses supplying products or services to the chicken industry; More than 1, farm families that grow the chickens.   Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. (DPI), the regional trade association, notes that the number of chicken houses on the peninsula declined from to , but more recent industry .   Fifth, as the domestic and export demand for broiler meat continues to expand in die future, interregional competition in broiler production is expected to increase. In view of increasing urbanization pressures, physical land constraints, and colder climate conditions in the Delmarva area, the broiler industry is anticipated to grow toward the.

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Delmarva Poultry Industry Inc’s headquarters are in County Seat Hwy, Georgetown, Delaware, , United States. What is Delmarva Poultry Industry Inc’s phone number? Delmarva Poultry Industry Inc’s phone number is () Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. - County Seat Hwy, Georgetown, Delaware - Rated based on 6 Reviews "This industry plays such an important.   A delivery mix-up started the $ billion Delmarva poultry industry. Each year, Cecile Steele of Ocean View ordered 50 chicks from a Dagsboro hatchery owned by Vernon Steen to restock her small laying flock. In , Steen mistakenly sent her   Delmarva Poultry Industry Inc. (DPI), a regional group that aims to represent both growers and processors, stated that it did not have a stance on the issue. “No one at [DPI] is at all familiar with what the contracts between growers and poultry companies contain,” said James Fisher, communications manager.