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Defra antibiotic advertising decision is a risk to humans

"The use of antimicrobials* in animals is an important factor in the development of resistance in some organisms, particularly those organisms associated with food poisoning in…

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Lack of MP support for Sustainable Livestock Bill

Compassion worked closely with leading environmental and sustainability organisations Friends of the Earth and Sustain to encourage MPs to support the Sustainable Livestock and…

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Secretary of State must oppose Nocton Mega Dairy

Compassion in World Farming has applied for the decision about the fate of the proposed mega-dairy in Nocton to be taken out of the hands of the North Kesteven District Council…

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Dozens of MPs agree 'cows belong in fields'

Dozens of politicians have shown they back the campaign against industrialised dairy farming by signing an 'Early Day Motion' in the House of Commons. So far more than 70 MPs (and…

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Election: parties and farm animal welfare?

The UK General Election campaign is an opportunity for Compassion in World Farming supporters to raise the profile of farm animal welfare issues with their local Prospective…

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Voting for Animal Welfare

With the UK General Election campaign now underway, Compassion supporters can raise the profile of our key farm animal welfare issues with their local Prospective Parliamentary…

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Farm animal welfare and our new MPs

Now the election results have been announced, we need to ensure that the welfare needs of farm animals in the UK feature on the agenda of our new political representatives.

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Cameron clones call for action

On Friday 6th August, Londoners were confronted with the sight of 40 clones of David Cameron, as Compassion delivered a letter to the Prime Minister calling for an EU ban on the…

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Joint venture to lobby for better animal welfare

Compassion in World Farming has joined forces with other leading animal groups to maximise the pressure on MPs and MEPs across the parties in the UK and the EU.

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Government ignore animal welfare in future of farming vision

Defra is in the process of developing a vision and strategic objectives for the future of our food system. This is clearly a crucial piece of work which is likely to shape…

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