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RSPCA Approved Farming Scheme

The RSPCA's Approved Farming Scheme provides welfare standards and certification, a 'Paw of Approval', for indoor, outdoor and combination pigs, outdoor and indoor layer chickens and outdoor and indoor meat poultry.

Red Lea Farm Fresh free range chicken

  • Farms are independently audited. 
  • Growth promoting hormones are not permitted.
  • Therapeutic use of antibiotics is allowed under veterniary supervision.
  • Stocking density for outdoor range is not specified.
  • Birds have access to an area on which to range during daylight hours.
  • Stocking density indoors must not exceed 28 kg of live birds per sq metre (approx 14 birds per sq metre)
  • Continuous dim lighting may be used.

Rhodavale Free Range Pork

•  Farms are independently audited.  
•  Antibiotics and growth promoting hormones are not permitted.
•  Pigs have continuous access to soil and pasture.
•  Farrowing crates and sow stalls are not permitted.
•  Tail docking, teeth clipping and nose ringing are prohibited.


Rohdes

• Farms are inspected by RSPCA employed assessors.
• The use of antibiotics and growth promoting hormones is not specified.
• All hens must have access to a range for a mimimum of 8 hours/day.
• Stocking density for outdoor range is 1500-2000 birds per hectare.
• Beak trimming is permitted.

Real Free Range Eggs

Farms are independently audited. 

  • Antibiotics and growth promoting hormones are not permitted.
  • Birds have easy access to an area on which to range during daylight hours.
  • Beak trimming, wing clipping, toe trimming or any other mutilation is not  permitted.
  • Stocking density indoors must not exceed 5 birds/sq metre, and outdoors 1500 birds/hectare.