Interesting Chicken Facts to Chew On During the Holidays

By November 26, 2018Uncategorized

There has been a health wave in the past couple of years that has us asking, “Where is our food coming from?” But, what about the other interesting facts? When you’re eating our delicious chicken, you might not be thinking about random chicken facts. But, we have. Here are some great ones to talk about next time you’re in the restaurant with your friends.

Chicken Facts

First up, the chicken is actually a domesticated fowl that is the subspecies of the red junglefowl.

There are more chickens on Earth than people. Crazy, right?

Chicken as a meat has been depicted as early as Babylonian carvings from around 600 BC.  

Not only is it the most popular poultry in the world, the consumption of it fiercely increased during WWII since there was a shortage of beef and pork.

Rhode Island made a chicken, the Rhode Island Red, the state’s official bird in 1954.

Afraid of chickens? Then you have Alektorophobia. 

Contact Dinah’s Chicken today to order your Thanksgiving Chicken dinner and all the fixings that come along with it.

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