Hazards and Threats

Agriculture Disaster Assistance



2011 Webinar to Assist Poultry Producers archive – The state Department of Agriculture and Industries estimates that the storms killed more than 3.2 million chickens and destroyed more than 200 poultry houses. It is estimated that more than 500 additional poultry houses were damaged by the storms. Poultry is Alabama's top farm commodity in cash receipts, accounting for almost 70 percent of all commodity receipts.