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News Section Icon Published 05/10/2023

NGOs worldwide unite to stop octopus farming

NGOs and experts around the world join forces to urge Canary Islands to reject octopus farm plans

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News Section Icon Published 29/09/2023

UK Government expert group recommend fish welfare legislation

Compassion welcomes updated opinion on farmed fish welfare

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News Section Icon Published 19/09/2023

Zonvarken: a new concept of pig farming from The Netherlands

Case study on how a free-farrowing pig farm in The Netherlands is benefitting its pigs, the farmer and the environment.

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News Section Icon Published 13/09/2023

EU betrays citizens by back tracking on promised cages ban

European Commission President’s State of the Union speech reveals the EU is back tracking on its promised ban on caged farmed

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News Section Icon Published 08/09/2023

If you’re not addressing breed change for broiler chickens, it’s not higher welfare!

Our Global Director of Food Business, Dr Tracey Jones, writes about the importance of using slower growing broiler chicken breeds with proven welfare outcomes. It is fundamental for higher welfare and a key tenet of the Better Chicken…

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News Section Icon Published 22/08/2023

Major farm reforms needed to end bird flu

New report reveals industrial farming reforms essential to end the spread of bird flu & reduce the risk of a global pandemic

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News Section Icon Published 10/08/2023

Germany votes for mandatory method of production labelling

Germany’s food labelling makes welfare standards more visible to help consumers make more informed choices.

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News Section Icon Published 09/08/2023

Lidl France launches higher welfare chicken range

Lidl France introduces ‘Level C’ chicken range, equivalent to on-farm Better Chicken Commitment criteria.

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News Section Icon Published 08/08/2023

Fileni Group publishes progress on broiler chicken welfare

Leading Italian chicken producer Fileni has published its progress towards meeting the Better Chicken Commitment criteria.

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News Section Icon Published 26/07/2023

Our CEO calls for food system transformation at UN summit

Our Global CEO Philip Lymbery speaks at UN Food Systems Summit + 2 Stocktaking Moment in Rome on the urgent need to address food systems for the sake of animals, people and our planet

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