Companies tagged with: free range eggs

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.

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

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.

Ovaston Organics free range

• Farms and abbatoirs are independently audited. 
• Antibiotics and growth promoting hormones are not permitted.
• Poultry must have access to pastured 'green pick' areas.
• Beak trimming, toe trimming, de-snooding or any other mutilations are not permitted.
• Stocking density for outdoor range in 1500 birds/hectare

Jumbo (Eco Eggs)

• 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.

Veggs for Families Barn laid

Vegg for Families eggs are now labelled free range.  However, their standards are currently unknown.

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.

Essential Foods (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.

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.