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on October 25, 2022

Egg farm to raise male layer chicks for meat production

The move has garnered support from the ASPCA and Compassion in World Farming.

Dutch egg company, Kipster, plans to eliminate male chick culling at its U.S. layer farm by raising the roosters as an alternative meat source.

“We decided to just raise them and try to give them a good life until they become meat for people,” Sandra Vijn, chief farmer officer…

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