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News Section Icon Published 4/1/2014

Farmageddon warns of impending food crisis

A new book published today by Compassion’s CEO exposes the true cost of cheap meat.

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News Section Icon Published 3/7/2014

Canada to phase out gestation crates

Canada makes landmark announcement for animal welfare, while US lags behind.

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News Section Icon Published 2/25/2014

Feeding of dead piglets to sows shocks nation

Nation is shocked: an investigation finds employees feeding the intestines of dead, diseased piglets back to mother pigs.

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News Section Icon Published 1/29/2014

The King is dead, California hens will spread their wings

Victory for farm animals. As the King Amendment is removed from the farm bill, hens whose eggs are sold in California will be able to spread their wings from 2015.

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News Section Icon Published 1/15/2014

The right direction for mother pigs

Food businesses in the USA are starting to show steady progress toward eliminating inhumane crates from their supply chains.

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News Section Icon Published 1/10/2014

2013 a victorious year defeating Ag-Gag

2013 was a victorious year for defeating Ag-Gag proposal. In 2014, however, the fight for the right to expose the reality for farm animals inside a factory farming continues.

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News Section Icon Published 12/9/2013

Food businesses not addressing farm animal welfare

Benchmark report reveals companies neglecting to manage farm animal welfare issues.

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News Section Icon Published 11/26/2013

GM salmon eggs approved by Canada

Compassion disappointed by the decision of the Canadian government to approve the commercial production of GM salmon eggs.

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News Section Icon Published 11/13/2013

Free-range is better for welfare

Reports that hens kept in ‘furnished’ or ‘colony’ cages have a better standard of welfare than free-range hens

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News Section Icon Published 10/31/2013

Award winners announced

Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards celebrate food companies leading the way for higher animal welfare

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