Companies starting with W

Woolworths Macro 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.

Wiggly Eggs (Veggs)

Wiggly eggs are labelled free range.  However, their standards are currently unknown.

Woolworths Select

• Farms are independently audited. 
• The use of antibiotics and growth hormones is not specified.
• Stocking density indoors must not exceed 12 birds per square metre.
Outdoor stocking density is 10,000 hens per hectare
• Beak trimming and wing clipping are permitted

Woolworths Macro free range turkey

  • 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 35 kg of live birds per sq metre (approx 6 turkeys per sq metre)
  • Continuous dim lighting may be used.
  • Beak trimming, de-snooding and toe trimming are permitted.