Animal welfare

USA

Maple Leaf Foods builds new sow open house system

US-based Maple Leaf Foods has announced it has converted more than half of its sow numbers to a m...


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GERMANY

Vion receives the 'Für Mehr Tierschutz' label for its beef

Vion has received the animal welfare label “Für Mehr Tierschutz” for its beef products.


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USA

NCC animal welfare guidelines got certified

The National Chicken Council’s (NCC) broiler and broiler breeder welfare guidelines have received...


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USA

US pork industry is still relying on the use of antibiotics

A recent report from the Natural Resources Defense Council shows that the Federal laws passed in ...


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UK

Cargill invests $22 million in CAS for chicken processing

Cargill Protein is investing $22 million (CDN) to install a state-of-the-art Controlled Atmospher...


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FAROE ISLANDS

Environmental NGO offers €1 million to Faroese fishermen

Sea Sheperd is making the offer hoping that the funds could stop the hunting of the whales.


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INTERNATIONAL

Nestlé adheres to the Global Coalition for Animal Welfare

Nestlé together with six other food companies has entered into an agreement through the Global Co...


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EUROPE

Nestlé wants to improve its chicken welfare standards in Europe

Nestlé will help improve the welfare of millions of chickens used for food in Europe through its ...


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UK

CCTV now mandatory in all slaughterhouses from the UK

Official Veterinarians will now have unlimited access to footage from all slaughterhouses in the ...


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UK

UK takes further steps in implementing mandatory CCTV in slaughterhouses

The United Kingdom's government has announced that the legislation to make CCTV cameras mandatory...


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