For the Birds By
Dr. Christine Alvarado is currently a professor in the Department of Poultry Science at Texas A&M University. In addition to academic teaching and research, she has worked in the poultry industry and served as a subject matter expert for USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service.
June 14, 2019 | Happy belated World Food Safety Day
June 12, 2019 | Spaghetti meat – chicken that looks like pasta?
May 31, 2019 | Jamie Oliver files bankruptcy; what can we learn?
May 03, 2019 | Using soft skills doesn’t make you a softie; it makes you a leader
April 19, 2019 | A view from an upside down chicken
April 05, 2019 | The pecking order in a straight run barn
March 22, 2019 | Why do we trust an Uber driver more than a farmer or a food processor?
March 08, 2019 | Lets talk about those “factory farms”
February 22, 2019 | Revitalizing a dying breed — the poultry scientist.
February 08, 2019 | Keeping it simple
January 25, 2019 | It’s just chicken
January 11, 2019 | A friend who is gone too soon
December 28, 2018 | With time to think over the holidays, this is what I'm thinking about
December 14, 2018 | Take a sanitation selfie
November 30, 2018 | Simple Minds had a point with their song: “Don’t You (Forget About Me)”
November 16, 2018 | “Well, back in MY day…..”
November 02, 2018 | Po-TA-to or po-TAH-to?