Do engagements, natural environments help broiler welfare?
Adding engagements to stimulate animals and changing the environment to make it more similar to nature should help elevate welfare and performance. Does it?
Conventional thinking surrounding animal welfare suggests creating an environment more similar to the nature leads to happier birds and better performance. But are the environmental enrichments and changes currently used in the broiler industry really helping?
A panel of animal welfare experts tackled this question, among others, as part of…