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on December 10, 2020

Rose Acre’s different way of rearing cage-free pullets

Pullets are raised in the layer house, minimizing labor and bird training needs while also reducing flock mortality rates.

At about 20% cage free, Rose Acre Farms has designed its own cage-free layer housing system to increase efficiency and mimic some of what it was doing in the caged systems as it pertains to the effectiveness of labor, said Tony Wesner, chief operating officer of Rose Acre Farms, in…

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