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Press Release Section Icon 26/02/2021

Morrisons to launch new high-welfare chicken range

Morrisons has announced it will launch an “affordable” range of high-welfare poultry from early next year that will meet the criteria laid out by the Better Chicken Commitment.

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Press Release Section Icon 25/02/2021

Compassion in World Farming is accepting entries for its 2021 awards

Compassion in World Farming is welcoming entries for its annual Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards programme and will focus on welfare-friendly innovation and sustainability.

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Press Release Section Icon 22/02/2021

Danone adds Follow Your Heart to plant-based portfolio

Global food and beverage company Danone and Earth Island, maker of Follow Your Heart brands, have entered into a share purchase agreement under which Danone will acquire 100% of the shares of Earth Island.

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Press Release Section Icon 17/02/2021

McDonald's Australia agrees to use RSPCA Approved chicken

RSPCA Australia welcomes the news that all chicken used by McDonald's Australia will be sourced from higher welfare RSPCA Approved farms.

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Press Release Section Icon 15/02/2021

Aleph Farms makes world-first claim on slaughter-free ribeye

Israeli firm Aleph Farms says it has successfully cultivated the world’s first slaughter-free ribeye steak.

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Press Release Section Icon 11/02/2021

Global salmon farming harming marine life and costing billions in damage

Report says pollution, parasites and fish mortality rates cost an estimated $50bn globally from 2013 to 2019

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Press Release Section Icon 05/02/2021

'Shift' to plant-based diets is key to saving world's wildlife

A shift towards plant based diets is needed to curb the damage being done to nature, a new report says.

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Press Release Section Icon 04/02/2021

New study finds cage-free egg-laying hen mortality declines over time

New research published today in the journal Scientific Reports based on the largest analysis to date of commercial data on egg-laying hen mortality finds that mortality in higher-welfare, cage-free housing systems decreases over time as…

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Press Release Section Icon 03/02/2021

World must switch to plant-based diets to halt biodiversity crisis, say experts

Global food production threatens 24,000 species, warn UN and Chatham House policy advisers

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Press Release Section Icon 03/02/2021

Plant-based diets crucial to saving global wildlife, says report

Vicious circle of cheap but damaging food is biggest destroyer of nature, says UN-backed report

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