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Cage-Free Laying Systems


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).

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Burger King

RBI says its ‘on track’ to meet cage-free egg pledges

The transition has been easier in the Australia, New Zealand, U.K., says Restaurant Brands International

Restaurant Brands International (RBI) -- the parent company of Burger King, Popeyes and Tim Hortons – offered its first progress report on its efforts to fulfill its commitment to source only cage-free eggs.

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Carbon neutral eggs are now available in the US

The country’s first carbon neutral egg farm is located in Indiana and will supply select Kroger grocery stores.

Carbon neutral eggs are available in the U.S. for the first time due to a partnership between Dutch egg company Kipster, grocery store chain Kroger and egg producer MPS Egg Farms.

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