You may have never heard of traceability, but it plays a very important role in managing animal health and food safety in Canada.
Animal welfare is a term that covers both the physical and mental wellbeing of an animal. Good animal welfare means an animal is growing or producing normally, is healthy, free from pain and injury and displays normal behaviour.
Biosecurity refers to procedures that prevent the introduction of diseases and reduce the frequency and severity of infection when they occur.
Codes Of Practice: The Building Blocks that Ensure Farm Animal Care.
Tour a pullet farm, which is a farm that raises chicks from hatching until they are ready to produce eggs when they are moved to a laying barn.
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New legislation aimed at protecting animals and the family farmers who care for these animals.