Wednesday, March 16, 2016

The Inner Lives of Chickens: 5 Things You Never Knew About Your Beloved Birds - Modern Farmer

The Inner Lives of Chickens: 5 Things You Never Knew About Your Beloved Birds - Modern Farmer

No livestock is reared in greater numbers than chickens, and none has been studied in greater detailed. In 2004, chickens became the first bird to have their full genome sequenced, uncorking a deluge of scientific inquiry into their physiology, as well as their social behaviors and even their psychological dimensions.