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on January 18, 2023

RFID technology could help track cage-free layer movement

Understanding how birds move in cage-free housing can help drive improvements in welfare and layer performance.

Layer movement can be tracked in cage-free environments through radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology, according to a research study conducted by U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY).

The U.S. cage-free transition has driven the need for a better understanding of how an aviary environment impacts layer hen performance and welfare

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