Crying fowl: Report shows 97% of raw chicken is contaminated - Tucson News Now

Crying fowl: Report shows 97% of raw chicken is contaminated

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Consumer Reports released its most comprehensive study on meat and poultry and found potentially harmful bacteria in raw chicken.

The study took them to 26 different states, testing 316 raw chicken breasts, where they found at least one in the six bacteria they looked for was evident in 97 percent of the meat. They said half were also resistant to at least three antibiotic classes, which make them multiple drug resistant.

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