Animal Welfare Labelling. Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) sees labelling as an important supporting mechanism to legislative and market reform on farm.
Well, if labelling is voluntary, it's likely that only products farmed to good standards of animal welfare will be labelled. To ensure that products from intensively.
While voluntary welfare labelling schemes exist, there is no harmonised system of animal welfare standards for labelling purposes and consumers are unable to.
Animal Welfare Labelling - update
The ethical factor is the wellbeing of the animal. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience. No cages or crates may be used to confine the animals, and growth hormones and non-therapeutic antibiotics are disallowed. Do you want to know whether your food is free range or factory farmed? Make a donation today. So far labelling as to farming method has mainly been applied to shell eggs and fresh meat.
Although linked Animal Welfare Labelling
the overall theme of sustainability, animal welfare labels are, however, not to be confused with ecolabels. Painful surgical procedures without any pain relief are permitted. Where products are from higher welfare systems, such as free-range, it is usually written on the label, but standard intensive production is not. If 2-party system
market is to work effectively, consumers must be able to judge the quality differences between similar products that are on sale. Help About Wikipedia Community portal Recent changes Contact page.