Post Profile

There's A Major New Effort To Help The Billions Of Chickens We Eat Every Year

The Humane League, a prominent animal welfare group, launched a landmark campaign this week to improve the lives (and deaths) of broiler chickens, the land animal that is consumed more than any other in the United States. The campaign targets Aramark, a behemoth of the U.S. food services industry that runs dining operations at thousands of large institutions and last year reported over $14 billion in sales.
read more


Related Posts

Australian group campaigns for battery-hen welfare

Industries / Agriculture : World Poultry

Animal Australia, an environmental group, is launching a campaign this week to improve the welfare of Australia’s battery hens, advocating adoption of EU-like practices.

Study: Improved broiler production with litter amendments

Industries / Agriculture : World Poultry

For the broiler industry, concerns about ammonia (NH3) emission are multifaceted and include issues of live production performance, animal health, welfare, environmental impact and public perception.

Continued improvement in broiler performance traits expected

Industries / Agriculture : World Poultry

While genetic progress in broiler chicken biological performance and welfare traits has been remarkable, the potential to naturally select for even more improvement to these traits hasn’t been exhausted, claims one poultry specialis...

Wendy’s raises animal welfare standards for chicken

Industries / Agriculture : World Poultry

Wendy’s Animal Welfare Council have announced two major improvements to its animal welfare standards to significantly improve the humane treatment of chickens and pigs.

These chimps helped save human lives. Then they were abandoned.

Health : The Checkup

Animal welfare advocates say the New York nonprofit that used the animals for research should fund their long-term care.


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC