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on February 8, 2018

Australian regulator defines free-range egg standards

Egg Farmers of Australia calls new standards a win for consumers, farmers

A new National Information Standard comes into force in Australia in April, clarifying for producers and consumers the conditions for free-range egg production.

Following a series of cases for misleading “free range” claims that led to fines of as much as AUD750,000 (US$587,000), the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)…

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