Michigan State University Extension
USDA Home and Garden Publications - 00000157
Revised - 05/19/03
How to Buy Poultry
Agricultural Marketing Service
Home and Garden Bulletin 157, USDA, 1968.
Issued July 1968 (Fil. 1)
Food Safety and Quality Service
Slightly revised June 1977 (Fil. 2)
Issued December 1972
Slightly revised October 1976 (Fil. 3)
Superseded by Home and Garden Bulletin 263, How to Buy
Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current
The publication provides information about purchasing
poultry and provides explanation about poultry grades.
Black and white photos and diagrams help explain grades and
show consumers what to look for on packaging
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