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President Wilkins speaks to WBOC, WRDE about poultry production

Delaware Farm Bureau Richard Wilkins spoke to reporters from WBOC and WRDE about poultry production and distribution earlier this week.

The interview requests came after the Delmarva Chicken Association released an economic report stating that “. . .chicken production on the peninsula dipped by 5% in 2020,” according to WBOC. The report also said the need for workers and their pay increased, in spite of the dip.

Watch the clips and find the report below;

WBOC: https://www.wboc.com/story/43435310/poultry-production-drops-5-in-2020-according-to-delmarva-chicken-association

WRDE: https://www.wrde.com/story/43435270/delmarva-chicken-association-report-shows-production-decrease-in-2020-due-to-covid19-infections-of-workers-and-less-demand

Delmarva Chicken Association Report: https://www.dcachicken.com/facts/facts-figures.cfm

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