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By Victoria Sandilands, Paul M. Hocking

How chook are housed and controlled to be able to ascertain profitability, sustainability, and strong degrees of animal welfare are the difficult matters that advertisement bird keepers face, fairly the place laws is bringing approximately criminal specifications for housing. This booklet compares and contrasts replacement housing with traditional and conventional structures for advertisement chicken (laying hens, meat chickens, turkeys, waterfowl and gamebirds) just about welfare, affliction, health and wellbeing, nutrients, sustainability and genotype-environment interplay.

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