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USDA Delays Rule Forcing Farmers to Give Organic Egg-Laying Hens Outdoor Access
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November 27, 2017
A rule that would fix a loophole in organic standards and allow organic egg-laying hens access to the outdoors has…
First Organic Chicken Hatchery Opens in PA
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September 8, 2017
Bell & Evans has opened the first certified organic chicken hatchery in Pennsylvania. The hatchery adheres to strict animal welfare…
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February 13, 2017
For the first time, a California egg producer is facing 39 counts of violating Prop 2 and 16, and 16…
2 Major Food Suppliers Adopt Widespread Animal Welfare Policies for Chickens
November 8, 2016
The Compass Group and Aramark have pledged to adopt widespread animal welfare policies for broiler chickens by 2024.
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October 19, 2016
The Humane Society has filed a complaint against an Illinois-based egg producer for using misleading images of pastured chickens on…
Perdue Adopts Revolutionary Animal Welfare Standards for Half a Billion U.S. Chickens
June 28, 2016
In a move spurred on by leading animal welfare organizations, Perdue has announced sweeping policy changes to enhance the quality…
Cage-Free Eggs Take Over at Your Local Target Store Starting in 2025
January 25, 2016
Target has pledged to transition to 100 percent cage-free eggs by 2025, the latest in a vast number of a…
You Simply Can't Argue With Christopher Walken About Wildlife [Video]
October 16, 2015
Christopher Walken teams up with the Humane Society to talk about America's incredible wild animals and why we need to…
Adorable Rescued Cow Pays for His Freedom With Cuddles [Video]
July 10, 2015
A rescued cow is heartwarming enough, but this video of a rescued cow cuddling with his savior is too cute…
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July 24, 2014
If you think you know how to adopt a dog, make sure you read this article first. There are a…