Companies tagged with: free range eggs

Katham Springs Bio-Dynamic Free Range Eggs

• Farms are independently audited.  
• Antibiotics and growth promoting hormones are not permitted.  
• Animals have access to pasture.
• Beak trimming, wing clipping and other mutilations are not permitted.
• Stocking densities support local conditions and allow constant pasture coverage.

Country House (Farm Pride)

• 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

Australian Certified Organic

•  Farms and abattoirs are independently audited.  
•  Antibiotics and growth promoting hormones are not permitted.
•  Animals have free access to pasture.
•  Feedlots, farrowing crates, and sow stalls are not permitted.
•  Certified to national and international organic standards.

Busselton Free Range Vegi Egg Farm

• 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.

Hunter Valley (Farm Pride)

• 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.

Golden Egg Farms

• 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.

Nature's Best (Veggs)

Farms are independently audited and standards are certified to meet industry code of practice for the welfare of animals (domestic poultry).

Jumbo (Eco Eggs)

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

See ACCC Media Release 

• 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.
• Stocking density for outdoor range must not exceed 4 birds per square metre. ( 40,000 hens per hectare)
• Beak trimming is permitted.

Organic Food Chain

• Animals must have free access to pasture.
• Antibiotics and growth promoting hormones are not permitted.
• Certified to national and international organic standards.
• Pastures which animals have access to must be free from the use of prohibited treatments.
• Feedlots and farrowing crates are not permitted.

Humane Choice

Humane Choice animals must be free to exhibit natural behaviours including natural mating and rearing of their young outdoors. They must be free to roam* their paddocks and enjoy the sunshine and company of their herd or flock. These free range animals will be fed a well balanced diet that does not include antibiotics, growth promoters or hormones. If an animal is ill or injured, it will receive veterinary attention and be well cared for. Transportation times will be minimal.