Tuesday, February 26, 2013

It's no yolk: grocery giants commit to animal welfare initiatives

It's no yolk: grocery giants commit to animal welfare initiatives: "Australia’s two largest grocery retailers, Coles and Woolworths, have vowed to dramatically decrease the availability of pork and egg products sourced from intensive farming systems.

The decision was made to cater for the growing number of consumers who are concerned about the animal welfare impacts of sow stalls and battery cages. The changes may not be comprehensive, or all that’s required, but they will certainly improve the welfare of Australian farm animals."

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