In response to concerns about animal welfare, food assurance schemes are now incorporating standards for animal welfare. This is particularly important in the poultry industry, where much attention has focused on the welfare of brollers (meat birds).A representative of the scheme (assessor) will usually need to visit the farm to verify compliance with the standard. ... The assessor gathers this evidence from observation of records, resources and management, structured dialogue withanbsp;...
|Title||:||Measuring and Auditing Broiler Welfare|
|Author||:||C. Weeks, A. Butterworth|
|Publisher||:||CABI - 2004-08-09|