Companies tagged with: Eggs

F. Pirovic and Sons

THE ACCC HAS INSTITUTED PROCEEDINGS AGAINST THIS PRODUCER.  IT IS ALLEGED THAT THEIR USE OF THE WORDS 'FREE RANGE' IS MISLEADING.

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• 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.
• There are no limits for outdoor stocking densities in the standards.
• Beak trimming and wing clipping are permitted.

Eggs by Ellah (Snowdale Holdings)

THE ACCC HAS INSTITUTED PROCEEDINGS AGAINST THIS PRODUCER.  IT IS ALLEGED THAT THEIR USE OF THE WORDS 'FREE RANGE' IS MISLEADING.

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Eggs by Ellah are labelled free range.  However, their standards are currently unknown.

Swan Valley Free Range (Snowdale Holdings)

THE ACCC HAS INSTITUTED PROCEEDINGS AGAINST THIS PRODUCER.  IT IS ALLEGED THAT THEIR USE OF THE WORDS 'FREE RANGE' IS MISLEADING.

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Swan Valley are labelled free range.  However, their standards are currently unknown.

Manning Valley

• 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.
• There are no limits for outdoor stocking densities in the standards.
• Beak trimming and wing clipping are permitted.

Pace Farm Liberty (Cage Free)

• 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.
• Beak trimming and wing clipping are permitted.

Lilydale (Baiada)

  • 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.

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.

Down on the Farm Gourmet Free Range

• 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.
• There are no limits for outdoor stocking densities in the standards.
• Beak trimming and wing clipping are permitted

Wiggly Eggs (Veggs)

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

EcoEggs

• Certified against AECL Egg Corp Assured program
• Antibiotics are only used if there is a threat to hens health
• Stocking density indoors must not exceed 10 birds per square metre.
• Stocking density for outdoor range must not exceed 1 birds per square metre. (10,000 per hectare)
• Beak trimming is permitted.