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A Framework for Animal Welfare Certification Programs

TraceGains: With so many different supply chain animal welfare certifications available, how can one be reassured the claims made by certifiers are trustworthy? Neitzel:  There are few farm animal welfare regulations. Even USDA Organic does not thoroughly regulate animal welfare; … Read More

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Animal welfare is now serious business, rather than a niche option

The headline in my inbox says “Animal welfare is now serious business rather than a niche option,” according to the global Business Benchmark for Animal Welfare (BBFAW) report. Animal welfare has shot up the priority list for food companies, but … Read More

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