Animal welfare

USA

FSIS suspends Idaho abattoir due to inhumane slaughter

Ida-Beef plant in Burley was closed after PETA filed charges for "repeatedly and inexcusably viol...


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DENMARK

1 million animal welfare labeled products sold in Denmark

70% of the Danish consumers are saying that they will pay a little extra if they are ensured that...


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EUROPE

Vion gets level 2 on BBFAW list

The impact of our activities reflects on our farmers and customers, says company CEO.


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USA

Perdue implements new program for animal welfare

Perdue Farms has introduced controlled atmosphere stunning (CAS) at Milford, Del., plant with the...


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DENMARK

FAO supports the global antibiotic resistance center in Denmark

Jose Graziano da Silva believes that the Danish initiative with a global AMR center is the right ...


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UK

The UK reports a further reduction in antibiotic use for pigs

Figures collected using the electronic medicine book (eMB) show that antibiotic use in 2018 dropp...


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DENMARK

Danish Animal Welfare Council gets two new members

Veterinarian Pernille Elisa Hansen and board member of Consumer Council Think and Chairman of Ani...


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DENMARK

Danish Veterinary and Food Administration to inspect 700 pig producers

This year, four targeted control campaigns will look more closely at the health and welfare of an...


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EU

Halal meat cannot be certified as organic under the EU law

The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled on February 26 that the meat derived from an...


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CANADA

Canada invests $4.56 million in animal welfare program

The Canadian government announced an investment of up to $4.56 million to the Canadian Animal Hea...


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