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UK study: animal welfare initiatives improves feather cover of cage-free laying hens

By University of Bristol   

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May 25, 2016 – Recognized welfare outcome assessments within farm assurance schemes have shown a reduction in feather loss and improvement in the welfare of UK cage-free laying hens, according to the findings of a study from the AssureWel project by the University of Bristol, RSPCA and the Soil Association. READ MORE

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