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on April 23, 2019

European pecking enrichment introduced to US, Canada

Control of birds' natural instinct to peck may help reduce cannibalism, and therefore increase efficiency

With an emphasis for the egg industry to switch to cage-free production in the U.S. and Canadian markets, now maybe more than ever, producers need to consider animal welfare to minimize health problems and allow for birds to engage in their natural behaviors.

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