News and analysis for the global poultry industry.
Broiler Husbandry / Egg Production
on March 19, 2013

Future strategies for farm animal and poultry health and welfare

A UK report looking at health and disease in all farmed species makes various recommendations that could be indicative of changes ahead for the poultry industry.

The UK’s Farm Animal Welfare Council released a landmark report late last year highlighting the welfare issues that arise from disease in the major species of farmed animals. It makes recommendations to improve animal welfare through improved animal health at an individual, farm, industry and national level. 

In 2009, the…

To view the full article, please register or login.

Advertisement