Chicken

The chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) is a domesticated fowl, a subspecies of the Red Junglefowl. As one of the most common and widespread domestic animals, and with a population of more than 24 billion in 2003, there are more chickens in the world than any other species of bird. Humans keep chickens primarily as a source of food, consuming both their meat and their eggs. The chicken's "cultural and culinary dominance" could be considered amazing to some in view of its believed domestic origin and purpose and it has "inspired contributions to culture, art, cuisine, science and religion" from antiquity to the present. The traditional poultry farming view of the domestication of the chicken is stated in Encyclopædia Britannica (2007): "Humans first domesticated chickens of Indian origin for the purpose of cockfighting in Asia, Africa, and Europe. Very little formal attention was given to egg or meat production... " Recent genetic studies have pointed to multiple maternal origins in...
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Melissa Crane
Melissa Crane posted the Blog
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Lose Weight Through Supplement
you tell yourself that you just start again on Monday like I mentioned in the beginning diets don’t work they never will so let's stop kidding ourselves if dying worked would only be a country have helped the fat people rather than the overweight majority that we currently are let's find a way he may can still work with birthdays holidays and dining out let's find a way being where you don’t have to feel hungrier deprive where you can still enjoy your favorite foods and still have a great va more »
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Babu Bairwa
Babu Bairwa posted the Blog
on Apr 18, 2014 , 09:32 pm
Voting for water
It’s a couple of days before we get our fingers inked in Karnataka. Bangaloreans debate the relative merits of candidates in the four city constituencies and the parties they belong to, their stands on various issues, their charisma, their political track record or lack of it. But a few kilometres beyond the international airport, in Chikkaballapur constituency, water is top of the mind, simply because there’s not much below the ground. And linked to water is the plan to develop some su more »
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Arthursfoodcompany
Arthursfoodcompany posted the Blog
on Feb 19, 2014 , 12:07 pm
Quick and easy Chicken Sausage with Chives recipe for hardcore chicken sausage lovers
Make chicken in a way that your kids will actually eat. This yummy chicken sausage recipe takes 12min to prepare. Here we go.... Ingredients:150gm Original German Chicken Sausage Mediterranean Style6 spits1 Zucchini¼ OnionCarrots more »
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Kripa Shah
Kripa Shah posted the Blog
on Jan 15, 2014 , 06:33 pm
Lemon Chicken Recipe
Ingredients • Boneless Chicken Breasts-2 pieces• Crushed Ginger-2 tsp• Crushed Garlic-2 tsp• Turmeric-1 tsp• Grund Cumin-2 tsp• Ground Coriander-2 tsp• Garam Masala-1 tsp• Red chili -1 tsp• Lemon Juice-2 tbsp• Salt-to taste• Yoghurt-1 cup (beaten)• Oil-2 tbsp MethodCut the chicken into bite sized pieces and rub some turmeric and salt. Keep aside. Heat oil in a skillet and add the chicken pieces. Saute until slightly golden and almost cooked.Add the crushed ginge more »
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