Read this article in:

Denmark will sell meat from pigs raised under more strict welfare conditions

The pig meat sold with the "Velfærdsgrisen" label will come from pigs that have not had their tail docked and that have been raised with more straw bedding, and the sows will have been group-housed during their production cycle.

Wednesday 30 October 2013 (4 years 11 months 21 days ago)
Like

During the last Danish annual swine congress (Svinekongres), the main Danish abattoirs, Danish Crown and Tican, together with organizations related to animal welfare and the Swine Investigation Centre, signed a statement of intent in order to sell meat from pigs raised under more strict welfare conditions under the "Velfærdsgrisen" label.

The pig meat sold under the "Velfærdsgrisen" label will come from pigs that will not have their tail docked and that will be housed with more straw bedding, and the sows will have been group-housed during their production cycle.

Tuesday October 22, 2013/ Videncenter for Svineproduktion/ Denmark.
http://vsp.lf.dk/

Swine news

Russia: Positive balance of the agricultural sector in 201607-Jun-2017 1 years 4 months 14 days ago

Article Comments

This area is not intended to be a place to consult authors about their articles, but rather a place for open discussion among pig333.com users.
Leave a new Comment

Access restricted to 333 users. In order to post a comment you must be logged in.

Not a registered user of 333?sign upand access swine prices, the search engine, ...
It is fast and free
Are you registered in 333?LOGINIf you've forgotten your password we'll send it to you here

tags

Swine News

Swine industry news in your email

You are not subscribed to this list

19-Oct-201812-Oct-201805-Oct-201828-Sep-2018

Log in and sign up on the list

Not a registered user of 333?sign upand access swine prices, the search engine, ...
It is fast and free
Are you registered in 333?LOGINIf you've forgotten your password we'll send it to you here