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Blair Stover Urges Humane Farming Practices as Research Shows Chickens to be...

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12, 2013  /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Blair Stover Urges Humane Farming Practices as Research Shows Chickens to be More Intelligent than Human Toddlers.
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What does world humanitarian day mean to animals?

What does world humanitarian day mean to animals? | news | Scoop.it
WSPA has Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations
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Disaster aid after flooding in Nicaragua

Disaster aid after flooding in Nicaragua | news | Scoop.it
Last month, our disaster response teams began working with communities in the North Atlantic Autonomous region (RAAN) of Nicaragua, following a series of tropical storms.
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Animal welfare issue at centre of German elections

Animal welfare issue at centre of German elections | news | Scoop.it
The ugly matter of animal suffering has become a hot issue in Germany’s electoral campaign.
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Shock at dock as lorry full of sheep turned away

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06.08.13 Protesters report concerns about sheep due for live transport The controversial live transport trade received another blow this week (Wednesday,
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Japan Must Improve Disaster Planning for Animals

Japan Must Improve Disaster Planning for Animals | news | Scoop.it
A report commissioned by HSI detailed numerous failures to rescue companion and farm animals in the wake of the East Japan Great Earthquake and Fukushima nuclear accident.
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Tips to improve yield and carcass quality

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The objective of a processing operation is to achieve the highest possible volume of edible meat from the chicken carcass. Firstly, this much depends on the design, maintenance and management of the plant.
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Animal welfare impresses MPI

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Waikato's high animal welfare compliance levels have been applauded by a senior official from the Ministry of Primary Industries.
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Animal Welfare bill passes first reading

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A bill to strengthen protection of animals in New Zealand has passed its first reading unanimously in Parliament today.
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Nutrition’s role in sow lameness prevention

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Though there are treatment options, preventing sow lameness before it occurs is a producer’s best bet.
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Animal Welfare: Where Are We At?

Animal Welfare: Where Are We At? | news | Scoop.it
Slow Food is a non-profit, eco-gastronomic member-supported organization that was founded in 1989 to counteract fast food and fast life, the disappearance of local food traditions and people‚ where it comes from, how it tastes and how our food...
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Breaking News: American Humane Association Certifies The Welfare Of Nearly One Billion Farm Animals

Breaking News: American Humane Association Certifies The Welfare Of Nearly One Billion Farm Animals | news | Scoop.it
SYS-CON Media, NJ, The world's leading i-technology media company on breaking technology news.
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FarmAnimalWellBeing

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animal welfare, animal well-being, farm animals, food animals, pain, cow, meloxicam, Metacam, NSAID, forum, Boehringer, calf, stress, calving, dystocia
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Minister opens new avian research facility in UK

Minister opens new avian research facility in UK | news | Scoop.it
A national centre for poultry health and welfare in the UK has been officially opened by the Minister for Universities and Science David Willetts.
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WSPA participa do 1º Webinar Internacional sobre Manejo e Bem-estar animal

WSPA participa do 1º Webinar Internacional sobre Manejo e Bem-estar animal | news | Scoop.it
Além do debate com a professora-doutora Temple Grandin, José Rodolfo Ciocca, Gerente do Programa Abate Humanitário da WSPA, vai participar da discussão
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New meat scandal in Europe uncovered

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Employees working at the Dutch meat processing company Vion have revealed this week that ‘Beter Leven’ animal welfare assurance scheme had been applied fraudulently to meat that did not comply to the standard and is likely to have been sourced from...
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New generation of progress brewing in farm GHG management

Canadian information source on agriculture, environment, food, health, land use, livestock welfare, technology, stewardship, more. Features the NewStream service.
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FACT's Fund-a-Farmer Project Awards 18 Grants

FACT's Fund-a-Farmer Project Awards 18 Grants | news | Scoop.it
CHICAGO, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FACT's Fund-a-Farmer Project Awards 18 Grants.
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Ukraine to supply EU with non-compliant eggs

Ukraine to supply EU with non-compliant eggs | news | Scoop.it
The EU Commission has indicated that imports of eggs and egg products from Ukraine will not be subject to the same high welfare standards as required of EU egg producers, despite the creation of a free trade area.
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Housing Systems: a Starting Point of Good Welfare

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ANALYSIS - Dr Werner Bessei of the University of Hohenheim in Germany explores the roots of the growing public concern over animal welfare in many developed countries and how housing systems and other factors impact human perceptions of animal...
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Revisiting the communities helped in Mongolia's 2010 disaster

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What is the impact of a disaster on animals and the communities that care for them? Scott Cantin revisits Dundgovi, Mongolia, to learn more
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