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Humanely Raised

American Humane Certified Is Out of Step on the Meaning of "Humane"

Dena Jones | Posted 07.28.2015 | Green
Dena Jones

American Humane Certified is also the only non-industry program to significantly lower its animal care standards over time, and the only animal welfare certification program to allow continuous confinement of egg-laying hens in cages.

Chipotle Pork Shortage Is Proof Of A Larger Problem Facing The Food Industry

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.15.2015 | Business

“We would rather not serve pork at all, than serve pork from animals that are raised in this way.”

Happy New Year to California's Hens

Maisie Ganzler | Posted 03.07.2015 | Green
Maisie Ganzler

For the past several years, egg producers have been dragging their feet, but now all that must cease. In addition to the New Year's celebrating we've been doing in general, let's specifically celebrate the fact that millions more laying hens in this country are now living cage-free.

WTF Does 'Humanely Raised' Mean?

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 10.28.2014 | Taste

If you can explain this term, please share.

Experiencing Pastured Pig To Plate First Hand (VIDEO)

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 02.19.2014 | Home
Rebecca Gerendasy

The culmination would be a dinner Bauer and her husband hosted to honor the life of Roger the pig.

Hijacking Humane

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Would you consider animals to be "humanely raised" if they were forced to spend their lives suffering from chronic leg problems and crippling lameness only to be later dipped into an electrified vat of water?

"Humanewashing" Industrial Agribusiness

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Wayne Pacelle

Contrary to the Rose Acre's cheerful claims, our investigator found birds with broken bones and untreated, prolapsed uteruses; mummified corpses in cages with live hens; and abandoned hens who had fallen into manure pits.