Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Firecracker Noise Scared Chickens To Death

The owner of a motorcycle shop in China had to pay over 16,000 yuan for the death of about 800 chickens. The noise from firecrackers used to celebrate the opening of the shop sent the chickens into a frenzy and they eventually died from shock according to the owner of the farm.

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Family ordered to get rid of pet chickens

A man may take his case for having pet chickens to the Supreme Court of the United States.

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Sunday, May 17, 2009

Chickens Are In

The strain of the recession and concerns over battery farming is creating an explosion in urban chicken farmers.

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Monday, May 11, 2009

The chicken that laid the golden egg.

A bride in Saudi Arabia hid her wedding jewelry worth more than SR40,000 inside a frozen chicken in her freezer. Thinking it would be a safe hiding place while she was away honeymooning in Malaysia. However the young bride did not count on a power failure. So when her mother came over to tidy up before her daughter’s homecoming. She discovered that the food in the fridge had become rotten and threw everything out.

Reminds me of the case of THE BLUE CARBUNCLE.

Friday, May 08, 2009

Chicken Legs Spark Blaze

A chicken dinner sparked a blaze that gutted a newly refurbished kitchen in England.
Chicken legs left in an unattended oven started a fire that set soon the rest of the kitchen on fire. One person was taken to Hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation. The chicken was ruined.

Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Plumped Chicken

Chicken that is labeled "all natural" is often "plumped," meaning that it contains extra water, salt, and a seaweed extract called carrageenan. According to the Wall Street Journal. Plumped Chicken

Sunday, May 03, 2009

Chicken Tonight

A generation ago, a chicken dinner was only for special occasions. Today, chicken is an everyday meal, enjoyed by more Canadians than ever before. It also represents excellent value and outstanding nutrition.

Chicken Tonight