An introduction to farm animals
Find out more about the animals we farm and their lives in intensive and higher welfare farming systems.
Over 50 billion chickens are reared annually. Read more about both meat chickens and egg-laying hens.
Intelligent and inquisitive with an unfair reputation for being dirty and greedy. Read more about pigs and how they are farmed.
Cows are reared for beef, veal and their milk. Find out more about the lives of cows and their calves.
Over half a billion turkeys are reared annually for their meat. Find out more about their history and how they live today.
Intelligent, but nervous animals. Find out more about sheep and how they are reared for their meat and milk.
Surprisingly complicated animals. Read more about fish farming - one of the fastest growing farming sectors.
Central to all our work on farm animals is the recognition that animals are sentient beings, capable of feeling pain and suffering. More...