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on July 10, 2021

Australia joins others in the 100% cage-free egg movement

An independent expert panel developed a draft of The Australian Animal Welfare Standards and Guidelines to outlaw battery hens by 2036 in the country.

The new guidelines were presented to Senator the Hon. Scott Ryan by Anne Ruston in June 2021. Senator the Hon. Scott Ryan is President of the Senate and Anne Ruston is the Senator of South Australia. The document is a significant initiative of the government to improve animal welfare standards…

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