February 2016

Former Intensive livestock Farmer says ‘ We need a complete change of Agricultural direction’.

Since World War 2 British farming has failed miserably to feed our nation, we now import more than 50% of our food, and rising - at great cost to our balance of payments. The introduction of chemical and intensive farming has degraded our soils, devastated our natural environment and decimated our native wildlife from [...]

‘Shoppers misled by meat labels with images of idyllic farm life’ (The Times 06/02/2016)

The Times article 'Shoppers misled by meat labels with images of idyllic farm life' and editorial on Saturday 6th February 2016, drew attention to the widespread use of confusing meat labels. Labels which inaccurately portray the method of production used to produce food are widespread and consistently undermine the market for higher welfare meat [...]

January 2016

The urgent need for CCTV in all slaughterhouses by Henry Smith MP

Henry Smith is the  Co-Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Animal Welfare and Conservative MP for Crawley 'A year ago, I led a debate in the House of Commons calling for the introduction of CCTV in all UK slaughterhouses. During that debate, I cited a study carried out by Animal Aid who undertook secret filming [...]

A new kind of farming to transform the way meat is made?

The Future of Meat? A new kind of farming to transform the way meat is made- Animal tissue grown in a laboratory? Many people enjoy eating meat but don’t like the negative side effects of intensively farmed meat production which impacts upon the welfare of tens of billions of farm animals, which takes up [...]

Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare Conference, 26th January 2016

Our Co Founder attended the Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare (BBFAW) conference in London, established by Compassion In World Farming, World Animal Protection and investment firm Coller Capital to measure how well businesses are reporting on farm animal-welfare issues, and ranks them accordingly in an annual report. It’s the first rating system of [...]

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