Commercial Broiler Farms of OSI Group (Weihai) Poultry Development Co., Ltd.
Good Chicken Production Award
Category: 3 Star
Status: Current Policy
Number of Awards: 1
3 Star Good Chicken Production Award for meeting the following criteria:
*Basic requirements (including a maximum stocking density of 33kg/m2 and daily record keeping) - Current policy *Increased space allowance (indoor littered system and maximum stocking density of 30kg/m2) - Current policy *Management provisions (leg health plan) - Current policy
OSI (Weihai) Poultry Development CO., LTD. was established in 2009 and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the U.S. OSI Group in China. The business includes feed production, breeding, hatchery, broiler rearing, slaughtering and further processing. With a 7-year rapid development, OSI (Weihai) has now achieved an annual slaughter capability of 60 million birds. They rear their broilers in littered sheds at a reduced stocking density of 30kg/m2 and they have implemented a leg health plan across their farms.
In addition to the awards commitments they are working to improve the amount of enrichment they provide for birds as well as planning to trial natural light.