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Poultry Welfare / Poultry Processing & Slaughter / Broiler Husbandry
on January 25, 2017

6 welfare practices to raise poultry processing yields

When birds experience stress, suffering and pain, the number of rejected carcasses can increase.

Treating broilers humanely at pre-slaughter and processing can improve bird welfare and allow poultry businesses to better align with client expectations and increase yields. Good attention to broiler welfare makes good business sense.

Poorly treated birds will suffer and yields may fall, but it is also worth remembering that, with…

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