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This section contains a selection of resources that are designed to inspire and assist organisations wanting to improve the welfare of farm animals in their supply chains. 

These include a range of Information Sheets by species that support the welfare criteria for our Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards, as well as a number of reports that provide objective advice on farm animal welfare that can help you make the case for choosing higher welfare systems.

 

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SUMMARY - Piglet castration and alternatives

A summary of our technical information sheet on the topic in a simpler, easy to read format.

Download (PDF 0.68MB)

Welfare of the dairy cow

Full technical information sheet. Suitable for readers with some prior knowledge or wanting to learn about the topic in more detail. 

Download (PDF 0.40MB)

Improving Feather Cover - FeatherWel

A guide to reducing the risk of injurious pecking occurring in non-cage laying hens.

Download (PDF 5.37MB)

Welfare of the dairy calf

Full technical information sheet. Suitable for readers with some prior knowledge or wanting to learn about the topic in more detail. 

Download (PDF 0.34MB)

SUMMARY - Cow Calf Separation and Natural Weaning

A summary of our technical information sheet on the topic in a simpler, easy to read format.

Download (PDF 0.65MB)

Cow-Calf separation and natural weaning

Full technical information sheet. Suitable for readers with some prior knowledge or wanting to learn about the topic in more detail. 

Download (PDF 0.21MB)

SUMMARY - Welfare of the Dairy Calf

A summary of our technical information sheet on the topic in a simpler, easy to read format.

Download (PDF 0.77MB)

SUMMARY - Welfare of the Dairy Cow

A summary of our technical information sheet on the topic in a simpler, easy to read format.

Download (PDF 0.61MB)

Indoor housing for dry sows - practical options

A practical guide on indoor housing systems for sows, outlining examples of well designed and managed group housing systems. It discusses the elements required for good housing…

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SUMMARY - Group housing systems for dry sows

A summary of our technical information sheet on the topic in a simpler, easy to read format.

Download (PDF 0.68MB)