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‘Chicken Farming in the Living World’ Starts School!

April 6th, 2020|

Australian Chicken Meat Federation launches new, online national school resources The Australian Chicken Meat Federation Inc. (ACMF) has today launched a series of new, online school resources, ‘Chicken Farming in the Living World’. The resources reflect the latest updates to the Australian curriculum and offer unique curriculum content within the ’Living World’ strands of the […]

ACMF Statement – Meat Intake and Cancer Risk

September 10th, 2019|

The ACMF is the national, peak organisation for those involved in the chicken meat industry in Australia, including chicken farmers and chicken meat processors. We are aware of the Channel 9 News segment that aired on 9 September which raised concerns about poultry meat intake and certain cancer risks. Dr Vivien Kite, Executive Director, ACMF […]

Chicken Meat Strengthens its Position as Australian Consumers’ Favourite Meat

March 22nd, 2018|

In recent figures1 released by ABARES (the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences), the consumption of chicken meat by Australians is forecast to reach 49 kg per person in 2017-18, which means that the humble chook will make up more than 44 per cent of all meat (excluding fish and seafood) consumed […]

Poultry Welfare Standards and Guidelines

November 30th, 2017|

The Australian Chicken Meat Federation today welcomes the release for public consultation of new draft poultry welfare standards and guidelines. These requirements and recommendations for achieving good poultry welfare have been developed in consultation with poultry industries in Australia, government, scientists and animal welfare groups. This represents a significant step forward for poultry welfare in […]