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The following graph summarizes per capita meat consumption in the US from 1965 to 2015.
Per Capita Consumption of Poultry and Livestock, 1965 to Estimated 2016, in Pounds. The National Chicken Council, n.d. Web. 02 Aug. 2016. http://www.nationalchickencouncil.org/about-the-industry/statistics/per-capita-consumption-of-poultry-and-livestock-1965-to-estimated-2012-in-pounds/.
From the graph above, one can conclude that:
The consumption of chicken is causing the obesity epidemic in the US.
Chicken farming is more profitable today than it was thirty years ago.
The ratio of chicken to beef consumption is increasing.
Americans should start eating beef on Thanksgiving.