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on February 25, 2014

New Zealand's revised battery cage phaseout makes egg industry transition feasible

New Zealand's egg producers advised to knuckle down and make transition happen

New Zealand's egg farmers started 2014 with a victory of sorts, having won a more favorable phaseout period for battery cage egg production. New Zealand, like the European Union before it, has decided to ban the use of conventional cages. While the egg industry has been broadly in favor of…

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