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Published 18.06.12

Supporting Better Dairy Campaign

Compassion’s Good Dairy Award, launched in 2011, recognises companies that are using or committing to using higher welfare systems for dairy cows and calves.

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Published 25.04.12

Dancing cows video goes viral!

In March 2012, Compassion visited two of our Good Farm Animal Welfare Award winners’ farms in the UK and France to capture the joy that dairy cows express when they are let out of their winter housing for the first time each spring.

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Published 02.04.12

What do farm assurance schemes mean for animal welfare?

Consumers are increasingly concerned about the welfare of animals produced for food and are confused by the labelling of animal products.

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Published 07.03.12

Compassion at 'Salon de l'Agriculture' 2012

For the third consecutive year, Compassion France exhibited at the ‘Salon de l’Agriculture’ – premier agricultural fair in Europe – from 25th February to 4th March.

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Published 14.02.12

Compassion Launches Good Pig Award

2012 sees the launch of our Good Pig Award which will recognise companies that are using or committing to using higher welfare production systems for sows and meat pigs.

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Published 05.01.12

Happy New Year for Hens!

At Compassion we’re taking a moment to celebrate the fact that the EU ban on barren battery cages has finally come into force as of 1st January 2012.

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Published 29.11.11

UK's public sector awarded for animal welfare

An afternoon of celebration took place in London yesterday as we held our Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards for the Public Sector. Over 50 universities, local councils and hospitals were awarded for their commitment to sourcing higher welfare…

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Published 21.10.11

Compassion awards Europe's food industry

Compassion presented its biggest yet Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards to some of Europe’s top food manufacturers, retailers and producers at a glitzy awards evening at the Eiffel Tower in Paris last night (Thursday 20 October).

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Published 15.07.11

Waitrose Wins Most Compassionate Supermarket

TV chef and farm animal welfare advocate, Paul Merrett hosted Compassion in World Farming’s Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards at Freemasons’ Hall in Covent Garden last night (6th July).

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Published 04.04.11

2011 Good Dairy Award launches

Building on the success of the Good Egg and last year’s Good Chicken Awards, we are pleased to announce the launch of the Good Dairy Awards.

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