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Press Release Section Icon 10/02/2024

Calls for EU legislators to ban cages for layers

Calls for the European Union to deliver on its promised ban on the use of cages for farmed animals have been made by animal welfare charity Compassion in World Farming in its latest EggTrack 2023 report.

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Press Release Section Icon 08/02/2024

McDonald’s meets US cage-free pledge goal two years early

McDonald’s announced it has achieved its 100% cage-free egg sourcing goal in its U.S. locations two years ahead of its original timeline.

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Press Release Section Icon 24/01/2024

EggTrack 2023 Reports Progress on Cage-free Eggs

EggTrack 2023 indicates food companies are focused on providing a cage-free life for egg-laying hens, despite the ongoing challenges from avian influenza, inflation and the war in Ukraine, but without their actions being reinforced by…

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Press Release Section Icon 24/01/2024

Lack of government support could derail cage-free egg ambitions, report warns

Compassion in World Farming has called for increased engagement and legislation to support voluntary moves to end the ‘cage age’

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Press Release Section Icon 21/01/2024

Flooded farmers keep afloat with regenerative methods

The benefits of regenerative farming against extreme weather

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Press Release Section Icon 13/12/2023

Tesco and Asda join retail partnership to limit supply chain emissions

Tesco and Asda are among 10 UK supermarkets that have joined a new partnership to help reduce emissions across their supply chains.

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Press Release Section Icon 01/12/2023

Food Habits Could Help Address The Climate Crisis, Animal Welfare Group Says

Food habits have the potential to address the climate crisis, and it is imperative to take action on food production and consumption, according to animal welfare organisation Compassion in World Farming.

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Press Release Section Icon 30/11/2023

Eating our Way to Extinction: Why COP28 Must Tackle Overconsumption

Dr Tracey Jones, Global Director of Food Business at Compassion in World Farming, appeals to policymakers attending COP28 to address the impact of overconsumption on agriculture, biodiversity and the environment.

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Press Release Section Icon 29/11/2023

Compassion in World Farming develops salmon welfare scorecard

A new salmon welfare scorecard has been developed and trialled by Compassion in World Farming, reporting the performance of eight major salmon producers against 13 key welfare parameters, in the hopes of providing engagement with the salmon…

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Press Release Section Icon 28/11/2023

Salmon welfare scorecard reveals big hurdles for major suppliers

The world’s leading aquaculture businesses have been urged to take more steps to improve salmon welfare by Compassion in World Farming.

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