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on August 1, 2018

How free-range access impacts poultry health, welfare

Does free-range access really offer birds a better lifestyle? A recent report dove into the research surrounding the issue.

After years of agricultural progress placed the bird inside a cage or barn in the name of efficiency and food safety, the chicken is heading back to the barn yard. However, is this the best move for the animal?

In recent years, retailers and consumers demonstrated increased interested in free-range…

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