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Food bloggers impressed with Ontario chicken farm

Effort in transparency yields confidence in chicken raised in Canada
If anyone in Canada is skeptical of how chickens are raised in the country should be able to consumer Canadian chicken with confidence after a recent transparency project from Chicken Farmers of Ontario (CFO).
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Kosher, halal slaughter vs. animal welfare concerns

An unusual alliance between Jews and Muslims has been developed in Europe because of the new tendency to prohibit the slaughter of animals without prior stunning.
Benjamín Ruiz: "This whole issue questions religious freedom and the right of religions to preserve their traditions."
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Opening farms to public can tackle misconceptions

For any poultry producers feeling misunderstood or underappreciated, there’s a tried-and-tested solution that can help to turn things around.
The best way to overturn misconceptions about poultry production and animal agriculture may be to open farms to the public more. Open Farm Sunday does just that.
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Improve poultry performance with direct-fed microbial technology

Learn proper poultry drinking system tips and problem solve performance, health challenges using direct-fed microbial feed additives. Sponsored by Quality Tech International.
Learn proper poultry drinking system tips and problem solve performance, health challenges using direct-fed microbial feed additives. Sponsored by Quality Tech International.
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